HDS 1710

Sacrifice: Christian Theology, Discourse and Practices in the Landscape of Ancient MediterraneanReligion

Karen L. King

Description

This couse will critically examine ancient Christian attitudes, rhetorics, and ritual practices in light of the wider Mediterrean religious landscape, focusing on the theologies-ideologies, discourses, and practices of sacrifice.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 12 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 2444

Scheduling

0.50 credits
Fall 2012
Tues 2pm-4pm
Andover Hall Room 118

Relationship to Program Requirements

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