Schedule

Introduction to the Hebrew Bible and Old Testament

Todd R. Hanneken, Ph.D.

Fall 2018

Week 1, August 14, 2018

Introductions, Premodern Interpretation

Modern and Postmodern Interpretation

Week 2, August 21, 2018

Views of Scripture

Etiology

Week 3, August 28, 2018

Modern Interpretation of Genesis 1–11, The Documentary Hypothesis

Premodern Interpretation of Genesis 1–6

Week 4, September 4, 2018

Abraham and Family

Hagar and Isaac

Week 5, September 11, 2018

Moses and the Exodus

Historical Critical Read of the Reed Sea

Week 6, September 18, 2018

Decalogue and Laws

Priesthood and Priestly Source

Week 7, September 25, 2018

Deuteronomy

Joshua, Conquest

Week 8, October 2, 2018

Midterm Exam

Week 9, October 9, 2018

Judges

Trible on the Woman from Bethlehem

Week 10, October 16, 2018

Kings

Davidic Literature

Week 11, October 23, 2018

Solomonic Literature

Elijah and Prophecy in General

Week 12, October 30, 2018

Amos, Hosea, Isaiah

Jeremiah

Week 13, November 6, 2018

Ezekiel

Second Isaiah

Week 14, November 13, 2018

Third Isaiah and Daniel

Job and Qoheleth (Ecclesiastes)

Week 15, November 20, 2018

No Class Meeting

Dr. Hanneken will be in Denver at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Biblical Literature

Week 16, November 27, 2018

Synthesis and review

Week 17, December 4, 2018, Final Exam