Introduction to Old Testament Wisdom Literature

Course Description

An introductory survey of the Old Testament Books of Wisdom including a study of their major themes, characteristics of Hebrew poetry and principles that can be applied to Christian living.
Credits: 3    Weeks: 6

Topics

  • Characteristics of Hebrew Poetry
  • An Introduction to Biblical Wisdom
  • Job and Suffering
  • Psalms and Worship
  • Proverbs and Wisdom
  • Ecclesiastes and the Purpose of Life
  • Song of Songs and Intimacy
  • Wisdom Literature and the Christian Worldview

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