The Book of Genesis

Course Dates: 
8 weeks: September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 2018
Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Farley Snell
Course Catalogs: 
2018 Fall

Some of the most familiar and intriguing stories in the Hebrew Scriptures are found in the Book of Genesis.  We will look at all of them with some care, both as a clue to history and as literature. This course was offered in Spring 2010 and Fall 2013.

Course outline

Farley Snell ( taught religion and philosophy at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, for 27 years, and has been teaching courses in the history of religious thought at the College for Seniors since 2009. His doctorate is from Union Theological Seminary in New York City.