Journey Through the Bible
Class Begins May 1
Explore one of the foundational texts of Western Civilization from the comfort of home!
Journey Through the Bible is our flagship course and examines the Hebrew Bible in the context of the people and culture from which it sprang. The course is hosted by renowned bible scholar Marc Brettler and features 13 hours of in-depth video plus readings.
You will be part of an online community of participants who will explore:
- The Hebrew Bible in its earliest contexts
- How the Bible became the Bible
- Biblical Law-what is it?
- The influence of the narrative structure on meaning for the Bible
- The diverse character of God in the Bible
- The difference between what the Bible says and what it means
- Exploring how we might use the Bible for understanding the development of Jewish ideas and practices