Title: UNDERSTANDING THE OLD TESTAMENT PROPHETS CD 1 of 6 (Includes cd 51900 - cd 51905)
Disc 1 of this series includes Topic 1: Understanding Israel's Prophets in Their Biblical Context; Topic 2: The Historical and Social Worlds of Israel's Prophets; Topic 3: Becoming Acquainted with Israel's Major Prophets. This course by Carol J. Dempsey, P.P., Ph.D. explores the worldviews and theologies of the ancient Near Eastern world to highlight how such worldviews and theologies influenced the message and mission of Israel's ancient prophets. This course also considers the prophetic call, vocation, charism, persona, mission and experience. Other topics include the role of imagination in prophetic proclamations, metaphor and symbolic action, the prophet's portrayal of God, the prophets vision of worship, and cosmic redemption, and a discussion on the violence that is embedded within the prophetic texts. This program also includes a CD containing a written guide. 75 minutes
Media ID: 51900
Length: 75 Min.
Publisher: Now You Know Media
Level: A

Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult