Qumran: Scripture and Worship
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: Newman, Judith
Course Code: 
EMB5401HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

An examination of selected psalms, prayers, and hymns from the Dead Sea Scrolls with an eye to their appropriation of scriptural discourse. Genre issues, social function of these texts in the Qumran community, and continuity with and differences from later Jewish and Christian liturgies also explored.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
2 years biblical Hebrew.
Fall 2021
Fall 2019
Start Time: 
13:00
End Time: 
15:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Mon
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
10
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Research Paper