Religion (RELG)

RELG 1301  Old Testament Survey  3 SCH  (3-0)  

Old Testament origin, literature, history and content from the beginning to the Maccabean period.

RELG 1303  New Testament Survey  3 SCH  (3-0)  

New Testament, origin, literature, history and content from the Maccabean period to the close of the Apostolic age.

RELG 2303  Life and Teachings of Jesus  3 SCH  (3-0)  

The life, teaching and significance of Jesus as revealed in the gospels.

RELG 2306  Life and Letters of Paul  3 SCH  (3-0)  

The life of Paul, the work of Paul and an attempt to understand his contributions to the early Church as well as his continuing significance in ethics and doctrines of Christianity.

RELG 2311  Christian Ethics  3 SCH  (3-0)  

An introduction to Christian ethics which sets forth the Biblical foundations for Christian ethical decision and applies these precepts to major ethical problems. These problems will include the self, marriage and the family, race relations, economic life and political life.

RELG 3339  Comparative Religions  3 SCH  (3-0)  

Survey of the religions of the world. Included are studies in the origin, development, literature (scripture) and present status of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Confucianism, Taoism, Shinto, Judaism, Christianity and Islam.