The Book of Psalms: a Spiritual Lifeline in Christian History and Tradition
College: Wycliffe College
Instructor 1: Taylor, J. Glen
Course Code: 
WYB2260HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
6101
Online: 
Yes
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online
Description: 

An interactive investigation of the biblical Book of Psalms, with special emphasis on how the Psalms have been, and can be, applied to the devotional life of a Christian. The course will consider the psalms in their historical and canonical context. It will consider also the role of the Psalms in the devotional life of the canonical King David, Jesus Christ, the Apostles, and selected Christian men (incl. Martin Luther) and women throughout the ages. Particular attention will be given to the issue of how best in light of contemporary scholarship to apply the Psalms faithfully and reasonably to the life and ministry of Jesus Christ. Quizzes, rhetorical study, reading summaries, and discussion.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2010
Summer 2008
Start Time: 
TBA
End Time: 
TBA
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