Event and Meaning in the Bible: Foundations of the Judaeo-Christian Tradition
This cours provides an introduction to the biblical traditions of the Jewish and Christian faiths. Their setting in the near Eastern world is considered. Archaeological, historical, and literary studies are used to establish the nature of the event and the manner in which the meaning is disclosed. (S) (lec 3) cr 6. Students may not retain credit for both RLST 2105 and RLST 2106/2107.