IMCA-631: Overview of the Old Testament

IMCA-631: Overview of the Old Testament (1 credit – Required only for Track 2)

This course will provide an introduction to the books and theologies of the Old Testament through the Pentateuch, the Prophets, and Wisdom Literature and introduce methods of interpreting and understanding the Old Testament especially in light of Dei Verbum. It will provide a knowledge of the principal stages of Israel’s history and the principal teachings of the prophets and wisdom books. Students will develop in the participant the skills necessary to represent the Catholic Scriptural Tradition to others.