Interpreting the Bible in the Early Church: First Four Centuries
College: Regis College
Instructor 1: Lewis, Scott M.
AD students enrol in RGB6902HF
Course Code: 
RGB3902HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course will examine the methods of biblical interpretation used in the Church from NT times through the 4th century. Areas covered will include the Jewish forms of exegesis found in the NT, the ellegorical method, the schools of Antioch and Alexandria, as well as interpreters such as Origen, Theodore of Mopsuestia, and St. Augustine. Course will consist of lectures, the reading of some introductory secondary works, and selected readings from Patristic commentaries. There will be two short essays and one longer final essay.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2015
Winter 2012
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Schedule: 
Mon
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
30
Enrolment Notes: 
Max 42 (AD & BD)
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: