HDS 1308

Scriptural Interpretation in Ancient Israel: Inner-Biblical Exegesis

David Andrew Teeter

Description

An examination of the forms, methods, and aims of scriptural interpretation within the Hebrew Bible itself. Sessions will combine consideration of recent scholarship on "inner-biblical exegesis" with close readings of biblical texts (narrative, legal, prophetic, apocalyptic, hymnic) in Hebrew. Note: Two years of Biblical Hebrew strongly recommended.

Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Hebrew 130

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Fall 2012
Tues 4pm-6pm
Divinity Hall Room 320

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 None
Language Course Designation(s) None