Courses

  • BIBL-4732 New Testament Backgrounds

    An examination of the history, literature, and religious thought of what is known as Second Temple Judaism (586BC-70AD). Special attention will be given to the major themes of the classical Hebrew period, the crisis of Babylonian conquests, Hellenism and Jewish attempts to reconstruct a religious identity in this period. This course is normally offered in the fall semester of even numbered years.