Early Christianity and Judaism
Basic degree students enrol in SMH3102HF
Course Code: 
SMH6102HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course will examine the historical, religious, political, economic and social contexts of the birth of Christianity in the Holy Lands.  Special attention will be paid to the various relationships of Christian communities’ with Judaism, including the Jews revolts, the Minim and Ebionite controversies, the impact of the development of holy places of worship and pilgrimage, spirituality and monasticism, and the role of Roman and Byzantine emperors in the spread of Christianity.  The course will also deal with the Dead Sea Scrolls and other archaeological discoveries from the period.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2013
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Schedule: 
Wed
Minimum: 
8
Maximum: 
12
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Tutorial
Means of Evaluation: