Courses & Programs

Jeremy Begbie teaching a class at Duke's Nasher MuseumDuke Initiatives in Theology and the Arts is committed to establishing courses in theology and the arts at Duke Divinity School

Doctoral Program - Th.D. Concentration in the Arts

One of the possible areas of concentration within Duke’s Th.D. program is theology and the arts, working with Professor Jeremy Begbie and others.

For more information, see the main page on the Doctor of Theology degree.

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M.Div./MTS Course - The Passion Narratives: exegesis, theology, and the arts

This course aims to explore the ways in which the four passion narratives can be engaged through contemporary exegesis, Church tradition, and diverse art forms, toward fostering Scriptural imagination.

The Passion Narratives syllabus (pdf)

M.Div./MTS Course – Theology and Music

A new course on theology and music.  It aims to examine some of the way Christians have thought theologically about music, and the ways in which music might inform theology.

Theology and Music syllabus (pdf)