YLSS 7303: Johannine Literature

Class Program
Credits 3
Course ID
007344
Grading Basis
Graded
Course Component
Lecture
This course provides an introduction to the Gospel of John, the Johannine epistles, and the Book of Revelation. The literary structures and distinctive theological themes are reviewed as well as the problem of authority in the Johannine corpus. The communities for which the Johannine literature was written will be explored in their social and ecclesial contexts. The course will include exegesis of selected pericopae.
Semester Offered