2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

THEO 245 Jews, Christians, Muslims

REL 245 Jews, Christians, Muslims Three Credits A study of the history, culture, and texts of Jews, Christians, and Muslims based upon an examination of the significance of monotheism, Scripture, authority, ritual, family life, ethics, material culture, within each group. Observation of concepts and phenomena they share, as well as the ways they are distinguished for the purpose of understanding each group's origin, development, influence, and connection to civil/political orders. Cross listed with HST 245. Meets the general education cross cultural requirement.Prerequisite: COR 102 or 301 or Bible course or permission of instructor. (Offered spring semester of even calendar years.)