Bible in Context: Amos
College: Knox College
Instructor 1: Irwin, Brian
Basic Degree students enrol in KNB3232HF
Course Code: 
KNB6232HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course uses the book of Amos as a means of introducing the covenantal values that lay beneath Israel's approach to social justice. Through a site visit and classroom activities, students will reflect on the Church's call to social justice and the way in which this can be realised in the lives of individuals and congregations. Additional emphasis will be placed on the content and shape of the book of Amos and the task of interpreting it as Scripture of the Church. Lecture. Written assignments, site visit, and final paper. Intro to OT (KNB1006) or equivalent, plus any 2000 level Bible course, plus a year long introductory course in Hebrew.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Summer 2012
Winter 2011
Start Time: 
9:30
End Time: 
12:30
Schedule: 
Enrolment Notes: 
Withdrawal Date:  May 24
Schedule Notes: 
May 22 - June 1, Monday to Friday.  First class is Tuesday May 22.
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: