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Syllabus for Spring 2007

Background:

Code of Hammurabi

Epic of Gilgamesh

Hebrew/Greek writing

Mythology

What is the Bible?

Hebrew Scriptures:

Abraham & Isaac

Apocryphal Books

Canons

Combined Sources:
   J/E

Covenants

Creation

The Documentary
    Hypothesis

Enter Sigmund Freud
 (regarding Moses)

Exodus:

   Golden Calf

   Literary Sources

   Outline

   Plagues

   Tabernacle

   Textual Analysis

Genesis

Hebrew Names

Hebrew Poetry

Jacob Narratives

Jacob and Moses Narrative

Job

Moses Summaries

Noah

Passover

Sample Paper on 'J'

Ten Commandments

Christian Scriptures:

Matthew & Luke

New Testament Summaries

Dating the Oldest NT Works

Allegory

Metaphors

[more coming soon...]

 

Other Considerations:

The Miracle Plays

New Revised Standard Version Textual Considerations

Recommended Reading List