The Epistles of Paul
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This course introduces students to studying, interpreting, and appropriating the letters of Paul, with focus on the seven letters generally acknowledged as genuinely Paul’s among scholars. Students will study main issues in the study of the literary, socio-historical, political-religious, and theological dimensions of Paul’s letters and communities. Students will encounter diverse critical methods and hermeneutical approaches in the contemporary interpretation of Paul and early Christian origins.