L2.2 Old Testament Hermeneutics

In this course, participants will learn how to use different methods and practices to interpret Old Testament/Hebrew Bible texts. They will learn how to determine which questions to ask of an Old Testament text and how to ask them. They will work on discovering methods that serve those questions and help our comprehension of the Hebrew Bible’s/Old Testament’s voices. They will explore a variety of interpretative methods, the questions they seek to answer, their relationships to one another, and the conversations they provoke.