HDS 1101

Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures/Old Testament

Michael Coogan


A survey of the Hebrew Scriptures as viewed in their historical and cultural setting in the ancient Near East and as received and interpreted within Jewish and Christian tradition. Special attention will be given to how these texts became foundational for theological expression.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as ANE 120

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0.50 credits
Fall 2014
Tue Thu 10am-11:30am
Andover Hall Room 102

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
  • Jewish Studies
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Scriptural Interpretation
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • Preaching and Worship
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development
Language Course Designation(s) None