Courses Catalogue

Old Testament Ii

COURSE CODE: CRE3103
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Arts (Secondary), B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE JUSTIFICATION

A continuation of the examination of the Word of God as it is expressed through some of Israel’s prophets, selected Psalms, and selected passages from Wisdom Literature (or the Book of Job) will provide the critical basis for examination of the biblical prophetic and wisdom literature books.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The literal and theological study of the different categories of prophets and the wisdom literature books. In particular, some minor and Major Prophets as well as the books of wisdom literature (the writings) will be explored. The course also shows how God continues revealing himself through the mouth of prophets.  The principal purpose of Old Testament is the preparation for the coming of Jesus Christ the redeemer of all as he was prophesized.