The key to learning something new is often “repetition”, repeating the skill over and over. Dr. Jim Coakley shares how the Biblical authors used “repetition” and what it reveals when a word is repeated over and over, and over again. Listen for examples and lessons from Dr. Coakley’s Bible 101 classroom!
Dr. Jim Coakley has taught for sixteen years as professor of Bible at Moody Theological Seminary specializing in Old Testament and Biblical Languages. Prior to Moody he was involved in pastoral ministry for thirteen years. He has traveled to Israel multiple times as a tour leader and has also toured throughout Turkey. Jim is married to Gayle and they have two grown children and two grandchildren. He was a contributor to the Moody Bible Commentary and is working on a second doctoral degree through the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa. He also has a special interest in how the use of technology intersects with Biblical studies and has written articles and spoken at conferences on that topic.