(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture
This course examines the nature and function of prophets and prophecy. Normally, the course will consider the social setting of prophetic movements in the Ancient Near East, concentrating on the literary prophets of the Hebrew Bible and their role in society and theological contributions. The course may also examine prophets and prophecy across a range of historical, cultural, and religious contexts.
Recommended Preparation: Religious Studies 2207, 2215, 2283, or 2255.