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RELG 500A Topics in Biblical Studies - BIBLICAL STUDIES

Studies in the history, literature, canon and text, and the religious thought of the Old and New Testaments. This includes the study of the cultural and religious milieu out of which these documents arose. Such studies require a competence in the canonical languages (Biblical Hebrew and/or Koine Greek), usually achieved by not less than two years of study.

This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.

Credits: 3


Status Section Activity Term Interval Days Start Time End Time Comments
FullRELG 500A 001Seminar2 Tue Thu11:0012:30

Apocalypse and Empire. The origins of apocalypticism in the clash between subjected peoples and foreign empires in antiquity especially, but not only, between Jews and Christians and the Persian, Hellenistic, and Roman empires. Cross-listed with RELG 475A. Visit cnrs.ubc.ca for complete course description.

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