The Torah in Jewish-Christian Dialogue
College: Wycliffe College
Basic Degree students enrol in WYB3342HS
Course Code: 
WYB6342HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course is designed to introduce the student to the use of the Torah, or Pentateuch, in the Jewish and Christian traditions. Particular attention will be paid to recent Jewish-Christian dialogue (primarily in biblical scholarship) in light of the Shoah, or Holocaust. The student will engage the topic through various readings from key contributors to the current dialogue and through comparing Jewish and Christian interpretations of specific passages of the Torah. Readings, lectures, and seminars. Course evaluations: reading assignments, book review, final paper.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2011
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
16:00
Schedule: 
Tue
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: