Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

RELI 416 - NEW TESTAMENT/CHRISTIAN ORIG

Long Title: NEW TESTAMENT / CHRISTIAN ORIGINS
Department: Religion
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: How did Christianity emerge as a new religious movement in the Roman Empire? Covers the history and literature of the first generations of Christians, focusing on Post-Temple developments, issues of authority and leadership, rise of regional forms of Christianity, and formation of distinct Christian identities. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: RELI 616. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for RELI 416 if student has credit for RELI 616.