2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BLIT 632 - Cultural/Historical Influences and Biblical Interpretation

3 hours
A critical exploration of the ongoing relationship between changing cultural/historical trends, interests, and understandings and the study of the Bible. Specific interpretative methodologies and assumptions involving the world behind, within, and in front of the text will be explored. Special attention will be given to current interpretative interests and methods and their implications for the church and society. Interpretative methods and transitions in interpretation will be demonstrated in relation to the study of specific biblical texts. Prerequisite(s): BLIT 250 , BLIT 305 , and BLIT 310 . GR