Israel's Prophetic Traditions
Instructor 1: McLaughlin, John L.
Date Cancelled: 
Apr 27, 2020
Course Code: 
SMB2251H
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
Two Credits
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

An examination of the "rise and fall" of prophecy in ancient Israel, considered within its historical context. Topics include the ancient Near Eastern background, the social location of Israelite prophets, true and false prophecy, modes of prophetic speech, interpretation of the individual prophetic books, the demise of prophecy, and its possible role in the development of apocalyptic.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
SMB1007: Introduction to the Old Testament or equivalent.
Winter 2021
Fall 2018
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Wed
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Research Paper