Joshua and Judges


Program Masters
Field of Study Bible
Class# B 413
Instructor Yamada, Frank
Location TBA
Time June 7-8 and 21-22, 9-6p.m.

This course looks at the content, history, and ethical/theological issues contained within the books of Joshua and Judges. Students will study the books within the larger context of the Deuteronomistic History and will explore issues with contemporary significance such as holy war, divinely sanctioned violence, violence against women, issues of colonization, and Israelite settlement.