Old Testament II: Prophets & Writings (BIBL210)
This course introduces the Prophets and the Writings of the Old Testament in English translation. Attention is given to the content, history, and theology of prophecy and prophetic literature in Israel, along with the varied works that comprise the Writings. Seminar sessions designed to enable students to develop their exegetical and teaching skills complement lectures and assigned readings in which current biblical scholarship is presented. Consideration will be devoted to the significance of this literature for the work of the church today.