[AB46]  Exegesis O.T.: Profetic Books, Psalms, Wisdom Books

Semester II
tuesday 14:30 - 16:15
friday 17:00 - 18:45

Course Information

Professor: SCANU, Maria Pina
Email: mpiscanu@pust.it
Language: English

ECTS: 6
Schedule:
Semester II
tuesday 14:30 - 16:15
friday 17:00 - 18:45

Content

1. Presentation of the phenomenon of prophecy. Prophets and prophetic biblical literature considered in light of the historical, cultural, literary, theological contexts of its development in ancient Israel. 2. Introduction to the issues between the human wisdom and God’s wisdom in the wisdom biblical literature. Poetics and theology of the prayer in the Psalms.

Bibliography

J. BLENKINSOPP, A History of Prophecy in Israel, Louisville, KY 21996; J. DAY (ed.), Prophecy and Prophets in Ancient Israel, New York – London 2010; J.L. CRENSHAW, Old Testament Wisdom. An Introduction, London – Louisville, KY 32010; K. SEYBOLD, Introducing the Psalms, London – New York 2004.