Literature and World of the Hebrew Bible

Course Description

This course explores the religion, life experiences, cultures, thoughts, and history of the ancient Israelites as found in their literature and artifacts.

Literature and World of the Hebrew Bible
Dr. Strong lectures on the history of the state of Israel
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Video Lectures & Study Materials

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# Lecture Play Lecture
1 Introduction and Overview 1 (30:58) Play Video
2 Introduction and Overview 2 (41:33) Play Video
3 The Geography of Palestine (30:17) Play Video
4 A Brief History of Ancient Israel 1 (43:08) Play Video
5 A Brief History of Ancient Israel 2 (48:10) Play Video
6 Authorship and Writing in Ancient Israel (47:25) Play Video
7 Intro to Deuteronomistic Literature & Book (32:55) Play Video
8 Discussion of Selected Laws of Deuteronomy (41:53) Play Video
9 Overview of the Deuteronomistic History (53:28) Play Video
10 Archaeology 1 (48:28) Play Video
11 Archaeology 2 (21:48) Play Video
12 Joshua (50:57) Play Video
13 The Book of Judges (33:21) Play Video
14 Warfare in the Ancient Near East (41:37) Play Video
15 Life Under the Israelite Monarchy (49:46) Play Video
16 Overview of the Priestly Literature (49:55) Play Video
17 Ancient Near Eastern Parallel Literature (50:32) Play Video
18 The Primeval History and the Pentateuch (46:30) Play Video
19 Stories of Israel's Ancestors (36:45) Play Video
20 The Exodus from the Land (46:22) Play Video
21 Leviticus and Numbers (45:15) Play Video
22 Sampling: Ezra, Nehemiah & Chronicles (46:42) Play Video
23 Warrior Imagery: Ancient Near East (34:30) Play Video
24 The Tradition of D and P (37:15) Play Video
25 Overview of Prophecy in Israel (44:02) Play Video
26 Amos and Hosea (44:14) Play Video
27 Isaiah (34:37) Play Video
28 Jeremiah (37:12) Play Video
29 Ezekiel (46:10) Play Video
30 Haggai and Zechariah (33:01) Play Video
31 The Religions of Israel (48:34) Play Video
32 Job (38:55) Play Video
33 Apocalypticism (36:46) Play Video
34 The Book of Daniel (48:21) Play Video
35 The Dead Sea Scrolls 1 (49:02) Play Video
36 The Dead Sea Scrolls 2 (59:47) Play Video
37 Summary of the Course (33:48) Play Video


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