2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RTS364: Understanding the Hebrew Scriptures

3 Credit(s)
Fulfills Core Requirement in Religious and Theological Studies.
The Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament) are some of the founding documents of Western civilization. Its answers to some of the big questions in human life have allowed Jews, Christians and Muslims to make sense of their lives and to seek justice in society. Its stories and religious poetry have permeated Western literature, music and art. As the students explore the literature of the Hebrew Scriptures, they will also focus on the process by which the scriptures evolved through the various stages of Israelite history.
Prerequisite(s): RTS 225  .
Theme: Western Heritage