Victor always does an excellent job. Seeing his name as an instructor is a high recommendation for a course.
- explore the major themes of Hebrew Scripture as reflected in the Torah, the Prophets, and the Writings.
- you are encouraged to read selected portions of Scripture between sessions and be prepared to discuss assigned passages.
- combination of lecture and discussion, utilizing the Hebrew concept of Midrash to interpret passages of particular interest.
- further explore the Dead Sea Scrolls and the value of Hebrew Scripture for Christians.
Reading the Old Testament by Lawrence Boadt, Paulist Press, 1984, ISBN-13: 978-0-8091-2631-6
Berlin, Adele & Marc Zvi Brettler, ed., The Jewish Study Bible, Tanakh Translation (Oxford University Press, 2004) ISBN 0-19-529751-2 or Harper Collins Study Bible (NRSV) ISBN 13 978-0-06-078685-4