HDS 1500

Jesus and the Gospels

Helmut Koester


Discussion of the problems surrounding the search for the "Historical Jesus," the development of the tradition about Jesus, the origin of the first "Gospels," and the date, purpose and character of the extant canonical and apocryphal gospel literature. Note: Course has additional hour to be arranged.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1419

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0.50 credits
Fall 2014
Thurs 2pm-4pm
Andover Hall Room 103

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • New Testament and Early Christianity
  • Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Religion
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Scriptural Interpretation
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None