Introduction to World Religions
M, T, W, TH 10:50 am – 1:30 pm
hybrid section, sakai.rutgers.edu
A general introduction to the basic religious concerns of humanity, and the ways in which religions have developed in Eastern and Western history, giving intellectual, moral, and institutional expression to the meaning of human existence.
Introduction to the Bible
course runs: 6/22/2020 – 7/17/2020
Historical and literary exploration of portions of the Tanach (Old Testament) and New Testament that have had the most lasting influence on Western culture. Focus on the meaning of key terms like covenant and evil, biblical authorship, and different ways the text may be interpreted today.