AHIS251: The New Testament in its Times
This unit is a study of the New Testament within the political, social and cultural context of the Jewish and Graeco-Roman world of the first century CE. The unit is based on the New Testament documents and other contemporary evidence, and investigates: the historical contours of the period and career of Jesus and the early Christian communities; and the literary genres and ideas of the New Testament in their Jewish and Graeco-Roman context.
2012 - Next offered in 2012
|Staff Contact(s):||Dr Christopher Forbes|
|NCCW(s):||AHIS351, AHST251, AHST351|
Department of Ancient History
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