HDS 3678

Readings in Midrash: Seminar

Jon D. Levenson

Description

Close reading in Hebrew of selections from the Mekhilta de-Rabbi Ishmael with the goal of understanding the nature of biblical interpretation in rabbinic Judaism and the shape of rabbinic theology. Prerequisite: Three years of college level Hebrew (any period) or the equivalent.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Spring 2014
Thurs 2pm-4pm
Divinity Hall Room 320

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • Jewish Studies
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Judaism
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development
Language Course Designation(s) Content language course