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Readings in Gospel Literature I: Gospel of Luke

This course will examine the Gospel of Luke in its historical and social context. What contemporary issues was the author attempting to address in his account of the life and death of Jesus? How did he portray Jesus in order to address these problems? What is the relationship of Luke to Mark and Matthew? In addition to these questions, the course will focus on the Greek text of Luke.

RELIGST 751

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): Graduate Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes Language?: No

Matthew Thiessen

Associate Professor