Introduction to Old Testament

Course Code: RGB1005HS  (section 6101 ONLINE)

Instructor

Michael Kolarcik
mf.kolarcik@utoronto.ca

Schedule

Winter 2018
(ONLINE COURSE – Section 6101)

Credits

1.0

Course Description

This introductory course explores the thematic unity of the Old Testament under the heading of Covenantal Theology. Significant covenantal moments in the Bible are studied in their historical settings and context, cultic realizations, and literary expressions (Abram, Sinai, David/Zion, Prophecy, Exile, Deuteronomistic texts, Priestly texts- Creation I Noah I Abraham, Wisdom, Covenant in the New Testament). Literary and rhetorical analysis, historical and textual criticism are employed as means of exploring the biblical texts.

Course Goals

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