Schedule [update 4/28: added final assignment]

Date

Subject / Assignment

Reading

required/recommended

1/13

Biblical Interpretation and Theological Interpretation: Introductions

early assignments

Gen 22, Davis and Hays pp 181-197, syllabus, course, vision, tasks, reading

Skim Rules of the Game and A Few (Strong) Suggestions on Essay Writing

Know about the Homework form, Pointers for Presentations, and Peer Review Guidelines (Peer Review FAQs are optional)

1/15

presentation: _________

O'Keefe and Reno chs 1-2, Alter chs 1-2

Work "The Confession of Christ as Hermeneutical Norm" and its fig. 1

1/20 Pretend it's Monday

Davis and Hays pp 163-180, Alter chs 3-4

Tour library with Caryn Reeder, 3:15 p.m.

1/21 Add/drop deadline
1/22

presentation: _________

Davis and Hays pp 109-159
1/27

(meet independently?)

Genesis 37

Gen 37, Nichols pp 9-34, Alter ch 5, Davis and Hays pp 198-215

1/29

Genesis 38-39

presentation: _________

Gen 38-39, O'Keefe and Reno ch 3, Alter ch 6

2/3 Genesis 43-44

presentation: _________

Gen 43-44, O'Keefe and Reno ch 4, Alter ch 7

2/5 Joseph's character in Genesis 37-46

presentation: _________

Gen 37-46 (passages involving Joseph), O'Keefe and Reno ch 5, Alter ch 8

2/10

Genesis 46-47

presentation: _________

Gen 46-47, O'Keefe and Reno ch 6, Alter ch 9

2/12

presentation: _________

Davis and Hays pp 9-37

2/17 Honor the emperor
2/19

presentation: _________

Davis and Hays pp 1-8 and 38-65, Work "Beyond Narrative" (?), Nichols pp 36-60
2/24

Jeremiah 30-33

presentation: _________

Exercise on Genesis' meaning due (revision due 3/3)

Jer 30, Nichols 77-86
2/26

Jeremiah 30-33

presentation: _________

Jer 31:1-22, Nichols 87-120
3/3

Jeremiah 30-33

sermon: ____________

Jer 31:23-40, Nichols pp 139-166
3/5

Jeremiah 30-33

sermon: ____________

Jer 32, Nichols pp 167-200
3/10 Jeremiah 30-33

sermon: ____________

Jer 33, Lewis chs 1-7
3/12

presentation: _________

Lewis chs 8-11 and epilogue

3/13 Deadline to withdraw or change to pass/fail
3/16-3/20 Spring Recess
3/24

Luke 13-16

sermon: ____________

Luke 13:10-21, Monroe preface and ch 1
3/26

Luke 13-16

sermon: ____________

Exercise on Nichols and Jeremiah due (revision due 3/31)

Luke 13:22-35, Monroe chs 2-4
3/31

Luke 13-16

Luke 14:7-24, Davis and Hays pp 216-238, Monroe ch 5 and Reconnoitering I

4/2

Luke 13-16

sermon: ____________

Luke 15, Davis and Hays pp 258-273, Monroe chs 7-8
4/7 Luke 13-16

sermon: ____________

Luke 16:19-31, Nichols pp 61-76, Monroe ch 9 and Reconnoitering II
4/9

presentation: _________

Monroe chs 6 and 11, Nichols pp 200-234
4/14

Hebrews 9-12

sermon: ____________

Heb 9:1-22, Monroe ch 10
4/16

Hebrews 9-12

sermon: ____________

Heb 9:23-10:10, Davis and Hays pp 239-257
4/21

Hebrews 9-12

sermon: ____________

Heb 10:11-39, Bauckham ch 1
4/23

presentation: _________

Exercise on teaching Luke theologically due (revision due 4/30)

Bauckham ch 2, Nichols pp 235-274
4/28 Hebrews 9-12

sermon: ____________

Heb 11:1-12:2, Bauckham ch 3, Monroe ch 12
4/30

Hebrews 9-12

sermon: ____________

Heb 12:3-29, Bauckham ch 4, Monroe conclusion
5/5 Final exercise due, noon-2:00 p.m.

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