Course Description:

This class is designed to introduce the student to the basic issues of interpreting the Old Testament as a whole, and the book of Jonah in particular; to give the student experience in interpreting the genres of Old Testament narrative and poetry; to introduce the student to the historical, apologetic, an literary challenges of Jonah as it relates to the Canon, and the Old Testament, the Minor Prophets and the New Testament; and to introduce the student to issues in how Jesus understood the book of Jonah.