New Testament as Literature

RELS S247
3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Christian Tradition

This course explores the fundamentals of how the Christian Scriptures came to be and identifies the critical issues that challenge modern interpretations of biblical texts. Covers the basic structure, background, content, and theologies of New Testament literature with insights into the social, cultural, literary, and the religious contexts in which the early Christian texts arose.

This course replaces RELS U247.

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