Myth, History, and Prophecy: Old Testament

Interpretation of the religion and literature of ancient Israel in comparison with the mythic religious forms of the ancient Near East, with some attention to subsequent biblical interpretation, literature, and philosophy. Central themes include myth and history, covenant, charismatic leadership, imperial religion, prophetic protest, and apocalyptic visions.

Course Details

Campus: 
Boston
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Religious Studies
Number: 
RELSTY241
Semester: 
Spring 2017
Registration Status: 
Closed
Registration: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Monday, February 13, 2017
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