Research paper topic theo 525 | THEO 525 – Systematic Theology I | Liberty University


  • Textbook Readings
    • Elwell: 10 articles
      • Bible, Authority of
      • Tradition
      • Revelation, General
      • Revelation, Special
      • God, Names of
      • Bible, Inspiration of
      • Bible, Canon of
      • Verbal Inspiration
      • Bible, Inerrancy and Infallibility of
      • Warfield, Benjamin Breckinridge
    • Erickson: chs. 6–10

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Research Paper Topic Instructions

The major assignment of this course is a research paper to be completed in three stages. First, you must pick a topic for your paper. Some topics are suggested in the Journal Article Critique Instructions, but more topics for the paper include:

  • The Nature and Task of Systematic Theology
  • Scripture as Human and Divine
  • Theological Analysis of One of the Attributes of God
  • Theological Significance of One of the Names of God
  • Philosophical Problems Related to the Trinity
  • The Theological Significance of the Doctrine of      Creation
  • The Sovereignty of God and the Free Will of Man
  • The Image of God in Man
  • The Theological Significance of Adam
  • A Theological Analysis of the Concept of Structural Sin
  • Inspiration of Scripture
  • Inerrancy of Scripture
  • Theology and the Literary Criticism of the Bible
  • Theodicies and the Problem of Evil
  • The Fall of Satan
  • The Problem of Sin

To complete this stage, state the general topic in which you are interested followed by a colon and a specific focus within the topic.  An example is below:

“A Select Issue in Bibliology: The Inspiration of Scripture” 

The topic becomes the title of the Research Paper. Submit your topic in the Comments box of the “Research Paper – Topic” assignment submission link by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Sunday of Module/Week 3.