RELB 341 Scribes, Manuscripts, and the New Testament

An introduction to the history and present development of the text of the New Testament, including how ancient manuscripts illuminate the social history of early Christianity. Topics include the formation of the Gospels, development of the New Testament canon, the spread of Christianity, doctrinal disputes, the oppression of women, Jewish-Christian relations, as well as differences between modern Bible translations. Credit will not be allowed for both GREK 341 and RELB 441.




School of Theology