JUDC 2032 - Apocrypha And Pseudepigrapha

Description
Study of the extra-biblical books of Jewish and Christian origin that exercised enormous influenceon the canonically preserved literature of Judaismand Western and Eastern Christianity. Students will read selections from books such as Judith, Maccabees, Tobit, Enoch, Jubilees and several DeadSea Scrolls, and understand these texts in light of the history, literature and cultural milieu of the ancient Mediterranean world, as well as their relationship to the fixed biblical canons.
Credits
3
Attributes
CT Critical Thinking HU Humanities Mid-Collegiate Experience
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2017
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
48
Avg. Sections
1