Bible in Context: Amos

KNB6232HF  L0101 · Cancelled on 2012/03/15
Offered in Summer 2012  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2011 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course uses the book of Amos as a means of introducing the covenantal values that lay beneath Israel's approach to social justice. Through a site visit and classroom activities, students will reflect on the Church's call to social justice and the way in which this can be realised in the lives of individuals and congregations. Additional emphasis will be placed on the content and shape of the book of Amos and the task of interpreting it as Scripture of the Church. Lecture. Written assignments, site visit, and final paper. Intro to OT (KNB1006) or equivalent, plus any 2000 level Bible course, plus a year long introductory course in Hebrew.

Basic Degree students enrol in KNB3232HF.

Schedule: 9:30 to 12:30
Schedule Notes: May 22 - June 1, Monday to Friday.  First class is Tuesday May 22.
Instructors: Brian Irwin
Teaching Methods: Lectures
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit
Enrollment Notes: Withdrawal Date:  May 24

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