[TE 2384]  The Prophetic Books of the O.T.

Semester II
monday 08:30 - 10:15
thursday 08:30 - 10:15

Course Information

Professor: SCHEMBRI, Justin
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

ECTS: 6
Schedule:
Semester II
monday 08:30 - 10:15
thursday 08:30 - 10:15

Content

Part One: The phenomenon of prophecy in the ancient Near East; prophecy, the prophetic movements, and the role of the prophets in biblical Israel. Part Two: Introduction to prophetic literature in the Hebrew Bible and it textual transmission in the Greek Bible (Septuagint: LXX); the prophetic books in the Dead Sea Scrolls; comparison with the apocalyptic and eschatological literature. Part Three: Introduction to individual prophetic books; study of their main contents and of their relation to history; study of their main theological themes that received a major attention in the New Testament.