(3)This course introduces students to the milieu of Old Testament thought and theology by analyzing texts which capture the development and broad range of thinking about Israel's God. Selections from each major genre of the Old Testament (Law, Prophets, History, Wisdom, Poetry) shall be investigated and compared. Also included is a survey of the history of scholarship in Old Testament studies with an emphasis on the contributions of key Old Testament scholars.
Prerequisite(s): BIBL 100 or 111 or 121.
Offered Spring 2020 and Spring 2023.
This course information is from the 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog. View this catalog.