Introduction to the Hebrew Bible

Learning Outcomes

  1. To ascertain and articulate a working knowledge of the contents of the Hebrew
    Bible.
  2. To demonstrate knowledge of the cultural and religious development of ancient
    Israel.
  3. To analyze classical and especially contemporary approaches to interpreting the
    HB.
  4.  To demonstrate and exegete the HB/OT illuminating liberative and oppressive
    aspects of texts in light of African and African American faith communities and
    traditions.
  5. To be introduced to paleoclimatology and application to the Hebrew Bible study.
  • Course Categories: Biblical Studies
  • Science Topics: Earth Science & Environment
  • Seminaries: Howard University School of Divinity
  • Syllabus: Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
  • Tags:
    climate change, paleoclimatology, Hebrew Bible, science and religion, mainline protestant, biblical studies

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