Hebrew Bible

Amount of Students: 1
Teacher: Peter Sylver, M.Div., J.D.
Released: 2014-10-24 18:08:25
Level: Beginner

Lesson Release: One lesson per week
Certificate: Finish all lessons and pass final exam
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            This course is designed to introduce students to the content, historical setting, literary relationships and interpretation of the Torah, Former Prophets, Psalms and Proverbs.  Special attention to comparative cultural contexts, literary critical approaches, and feminist critical hermeneutics.


Plan Name Price
Virtual Classroom Option: $ 149.99
Independent Study Option: $ 99


Peter Sylver, M.Div., J.D.

Courses by this teacher

Name Level Release Date
Hebrew Bible 2014-10-24 18:08:25
Hebrew Bible II 2014-10-27 15:02:55
New Testament Foundations 2014-10-27 15:11:42
Systematic Theology I 2014-10-27 15:24:54
Systematic Theology II 2014-10-27 15:34:34
Women of the Old Testament 2014-10-27 15:55:49
History of Christianity I 2014-10-27 20:55:46
History of Christianity II 2014-10-29 19:14:49
The Binding of Isaac: Akedát Yitzḥák 2014-12-23 17:05:49
Preaching from Genesis 2014-12-23 18:36:13
Christian Ethics 2014-12-23 19:57:39
Curriculum Planning and Administration 2014-12-31 18:59:49
Justice Matters 2015-01-02 20:57:37
Job 2015-01-02 21:38:39
Foundations in Ministry 2015-01-02 22:12:44
Introduction to Theological Education 2015-01-15 20:07:00
Theology and Economic Life 2015-02-10 22:19:51
Hebrew Bible Virtual Classroom 2015-03-04 20:55:54
The Ancient Faith 2015-04-07 14:47:00





Suggested Readings:

Michael Coogan, ed., Oxford History of the Biblical World: a mainstream history 

N. Silberman & I. Finkelstein, The Bible Unearthed: an edgy reassessment of history 

William Dever, Did God Have a Wife?:  folk religion as opposed to “book religion

R. Soulen and R. K. Soulen, Handbook of Biblical Criticism, 3rd Ed.: all that jargon