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THEO 7705 Curating Revelation: Ancient reception, transmission, and transformation of Scripture (Spring: 3 )


Course Description

Examines the development of Jewish and Christian hermeneutics in ancient context through close reading of primary sources. Focus on creation of new meanings via key modes of interpretation (e.g., allegory, pesher, rewriting, commentary, pseudepigraphy), hermeneutical ethics, and implications of ancient precedents for later theology.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): yonder gillihan

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 01-Feb-16