The Sectarian Movement of the Dead See Scrolls

REL543
Fall 2016
TH 3:30pm - 5:20pm
Area: 
Area I
Professor: 
Permission Not Required
No Limit to Enrollment
Course Description: 

Close reading of the Community Rule from Qumran and related texts.

Objective: to understand the nature of the sectarian community in the Scrolls.

Background Expected: 

Ability to read unpointed Hebrew.

Course Requirements: 

Regular class participation. Research paper of 20-25 pages

Basis of Evaluation: 

Class participation and paper.