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How Jews &Christians Read Holy Scripture

Monday, 2/7 to 2/28, 4 sessions, 3 - 4:30

  • Kennard African American Cultural Heritage Center

Class Description

The Meaning of the Bible: How Jews & Christians Read Holy Scripture The Scriptures of ancient Israel (what Christians call the Old Testament and Jews call the Tanakh) are foundational to Judaism and Christianity. Yet the two faith traditions read these texts very differently. This class will examine common themes and various approaches to these ancient texts through the eyes of modern scholars and translators. Instructor: Mark Delcuze