HDS 1555

Witchcraft in Early Christianity

Giovanni Battista Bazzana

Description

The course will examine the phenomenon of witchcraft in selected early Christian texts to explore its socio-cultural and rhetorical implications by positing them within the broader context of Greco-Roman culture and society. Two semesters of Greek are required.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 15 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 2422

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Fall 2013
Thurs 12pm-2pm
Course location to be announced.

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • New Testament and Early Christianity
  • Theology
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Christianity
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry None
Language Course Designation(s) None