Academic Catalog

Religion (RELG)

RELG 207  Literature and Religious Thought of the Old Testament (GH)  (3 credits)  

This course is a survey and analysis of the literature and religion of the Old Testament within the context of the ancient Near East. The course is an objective academic study and is not faith-based.

RELG 208  Literature and Religious Thought of the New Testament (GH)  (3 credits)  

This course is a survey and academic analysis of The New Testament, related early Christian literature, and the historical, archaeological, and cultural contexts that influenced these documents. The course is an objective academic study and is not faith-based.

RELG 210  Comparative Religion (GH) (D)  (3 credits)  

This course is a comparative overview of the most prominent living religions. Each religion is approached from the view of the religion's history, culture, beliefs, rituals, and theologies.