June 20-23, 2016 Bible
This course is now open to a limited number of Lifelong Learning participants.
This course introduces students to the God of Psalter and role of the psalms in the life of faith. Students are introduced to the interpretation of Hebrew poetry as well as the theological interpretation and analysis of the main types of psalms. Consideration is given to the use of psalms in Christian worship, preaching ministry, hymnody and spirituality.
Contact Hours: 20
Monday – Thursday, 9:00-10:50, (chapel and lunch break), 12:30-2:30
Kathryn Schifferdecker, Associate Professor of Old Testament and Chair of Bible Division