Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2023


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RELI 612 001 (CRN: 24321)


Long Title: THE PSALMS
Department: Religion
Instructor: Henze, Matthias
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR (9-JAN-2023 - 21-APR-2023) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 8
Enrollment data as of: 21-JUN-2024 5:04AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
2:00PM - 5:00PM M
Description: A seminar on biblical poetry. The Psalms have constituted a book of study, devotion, and prayer for Jews and Christians for two millennia. This course explores the psalms’ poetic force, liturgical setting in ancient Israel, theology, and enduring significance today. Counts for the Minor in Jewish Studies. RELI 612: Additional readings and longer paper. Cross-list: RELI 388. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for RELI 612 if student has credit for RELI 388.