Bad Boys and Bad Girls in the Old Testament - Studies in Scriptural Biography

College Wycliffe College
Instructor(s) Taylor, Marion Ann
Course Code WYB3314HF
NOTE: Graduate degree students enrol in WYB6314HF
Semester First Semester
Section 0101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Toronto (St George Campus)

This course will examine techniques and strategies used for reading Old Testament narratives through history. Special attention will be given to interpretations of the following bad boys and bad girls: Adam and Eve; Sarah, Abraham, and Hagar; Dinah; Rahab; Deborah, Sisera and Jael; Jephthah and his daughter; Samson and Delilah; the Levite and his concubine; David and his family members. We will ask questions about how to read and interpret texts in the church today.

Schedule Tue
Start Time 14:00
End Time 16:00
Hours Per Week 2
Minimum Enrolment 10
Maximum Enrolment 20
Additional Notes

NB There is a precourse reading assignment

Means of Evaluation
Previously Offered Summer 2020
Currently Offered Fall 2022