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College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

REL 225 - NCH The Hebrew Bible and Ancient Near East

4.00 credits.
(Non-Western Cultural Heritage Core Course)
*A Guided Writing and Research Course.
An introduction to the Hebrew Bible with emphasis on its ancient Near Eastern context. Readings will include myths, stories, laws, hymns, poetry and wisdom texts from Egypt, Babylonia and Ugarit, in addition to selected readings from the Bible (Tanakh or Old Testament).