Deuteronomistic HistoryDesignation: BIBL 6023
In this course students will study selected texts from Joshua, Judges, 1 and 2 Samuel, and 1 and 2 Kings by applying the hermeneutical and exegetical skills learned in BIBL 5023. In addition to the contents, context, and interpretive issues, authorship, date of composition, theology, and narrative technique will also receive attention. This course will provide students with the foundation for preaching, teaching, and further research in these books and other Old Testament narrative.
Recommended Prior Study
- BIBL 5023 Interpreting the Old Testament
- Completion of, or simultaneous enrolment in, HEBR 5013 Foundations of Biblical Hebrew 1