Scripture & Theology Seminar: The Psalms in the Christian Tradition
College: Wycliffe College
Instructor 1: Seitz, Christopher
Course Code: 
WYB5346HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Close reading of selected Psalms, according to these categories: a. Psalms in the OT that appear in the NT; b. key psalms within the structure of the Psalter; c. imprecatory psalms; d. popular psalms that do not appear in the NT. Tasks: a. Original language work in Hebrew, Greek, Latin, b. Reading (in translation) of the reception history of the Psalms, including the use of the Psalms in the NT, also c. chiefly Diodore and Theodore, Origen, Chrysostom, Theodoret, Jerome, Augustine, Aquinas, Rashi, Calvin, Luther, moderns, and d. Selected readings in hermeneutics, including Frei. Teaching Method -- two weekly seminars, with readings for discussion and analysis of the primary sources. Means of evaluation -- one major paper to be submitted at the end of the term.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Summer 2011
Fall 2008
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
17:00
Schedule: 
Mon
Thu
Begin Date: 
Monday, May 2, 2011 to Thursday, May 26, 2011
Enrolment Notes: 
Withdrawal Deadline: May 12
Schedule Notes: 
May 2 - 26
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: