Schedule

The Hebrew Bible and Old Testament

Todd R. Hanneken, Ph.D.

Fall 2021

August

17
19

24
26

31
 

September

 
2

7
9

14
16

21
23*

28
30

October

 
 
2*

5
7*

12
14

19
21

26
28

November

2
4

9
11

16
18

23
25*

30
 

December

 
2*

3,6,7,8*

* asterisk indicates a variation from the normal class meeting routine

August 17, 2021 – Introductions, Premodern Interpretation

August 19, 2021 – Modern and Postmodern Interpretation

August 24, 2021 – Views of Scripture

August 26, 2021 – The Documentary Hypothesis

August 31, 2021 – Etiology

September 2, 2021 – Premodern Interpretation of Genesis 1–6

September 7, 2021 – Abraham and Family

September 9, 2021 – Hagar and Isaac

September 14, 2021 – Moses and the Exodus

September 16, 2021 – Historical Critical Read of the Reed Sea

September 21, 2021 – Decalogue and Laws

September 23, 2021 – No Class Meeting

September 28, 2021 – Priesthood and Priestly Source

September 30, 2021 – Deuteronomy

Saturday, October 2, 2021 – Extra Credit Opportunity

October 5, 2021 – Joshua, Conquest

October 7, 2021 – Midterm Exam

 

October 12, 2021 – Judges

October 14, 2021 – Trible on the Woman from Bethlehem

October 19, 2021 – Kings

October 21, 2021 – Davidic Literature

October 26, 2021 – Solomonic Literature

October 28, 2021 – Elijah and Prophecy in General

November 2, 2021 – Amos, Hosea, Isaiah

November 4, 2021 – Jeremiah

November 9, 2021 – Ezekiel

November 11, 2021 – Second Isaiah

November 16, 2021 – Third Isaiah and Daniel

November 18, 2021 – Job and Qoheleth (Ecclesiastes)

Evening of November 18, 2021 – Escobedo Lecture

November 23, 2021 – Society of Biblical Literature (No Class Meeting)

November 25, 2021 – Thanksgiving (No Class Meeting)

November 30, 2021 – Synthesis and review

December 2, 2021 – Study Days (No Class Meeting)

December 7, 2021 – Final Exam

The final exam will be in-person in the normal room.

Be sure to bring your midterm.

The exam for Section A (TR 8:20) will be Tuesday, December 7, 2021, 8:00-10:30 am

The exam for Section B (TR 9:45) will be Tuesday, December 7, 2021, 11:30am-2:00 pm