Steven L. Jacobs

Tuesday & Thursday, 12:45-1:45 & By Appointment

REL 110.001 Introduction to the Old Testament

An introduction to the books of the Old Testament (also known as the Hebrew Bible) in their historical settings, with emphases on textual analyses, literary forms and their function and use in the past and present in both the Jewish and Christian religious traditions. HU INB

T, R | 11:00-12:15

FA 214

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Readings

Jacobs, A.J.
The Year of Living Biblically
Simon & Schuster,2007
0-7432-9148-4

Hayes, Christine
Introduction to the Bible
Yale University Press, 2012
978-0-300-18179-1

Jigoulov, Vadim
The Scriptures of Ancient Judaism (First Edition)
Cognella, Incorporated, 2016
1634870689

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