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Title: Early Christian Lit Beyond NT
Course Section Number: REL-272-01
Department: Religion
Description: This course introduces the many early Christian writings that did not become part of the New Testament. Christians produced a host of gospels, letters, acts, stories of martyrdom, and apocalypses. Studying these texts enlarges our picture of ancient Christian history and culture and has rightly thus captured the public imagination. We will study texts like the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Judas, and the Apocalypse of Peter, and many others. We will learn about their discovery and explore the lesser-known dimensions of ancient Christian creativity, imagination, and thought that they reveal
Credits: 1.00
Start Date: January 17, 2022
End Date: May 7, 2022
Meeting Information: 01/17/2022-05/06/2022 Lecture Monday, Wednesday, Friday 02:10PM - 03:00PM, Center Hall, Room 304
Faculty: Jay, Jeff

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