This class will examine the texts in the Bible that describe the unfolding history of the Jewish People and the World. This story is sometimes referred to as Redemptive history or Messianic history. This story is one of the foundations of Western Civilization and is claimed by the three major religions in the Western World. We will examine the Biblical texts in great detail paying special attention to key words and underlying concepts that shape the theology of the Bible.
Discipline: REL, LIT, PHIL