Hebrew Prose Narrative


Focus on the grammar, syntax, and prose style of classical Hebrew composition; a comparative reading of modern and pre-critical Jewish and Christian commentary. Readings spanning the spectrum from the early Hebrew prose of Genesis and I and II Samuel to the late compositions of Chronicles and Ezra-Nehemiah. One year of classical Hebrew required. Consent of instructor required for undergraduates. Also taught as OLDTEST860. 3 units.

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