New Testament - Particular questions

ltheo2421  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

New Testament - Particular questions
4.00 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2021-2022
Main themes
A group of New Testament texts, selected for their methodological or theological interest, will be studied;
- particular attention will be paid to the method, in order to introduce the students to critical research in biblical exegesis or theology.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 offer a scientifically accurate comment of a New Testament text, situating its particular contribution in the general topic of the course.
Along with narrative criticism, Wirkungsgeschichte criticism is a peculiarly popular method within biblical criticism. Both originated in hermeneutics and both aim to study the way the biblical text can be interpreted: they are therefore complementary. This course provides an introduction for Wirkungsgeschichte. The first part is devoted to the theoretical foundations of the method, the second one to the metodological framework and the third part to examples of Wirkungsgeschichte. Every student can then be able to exercice with case studies.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Oriental Studies

Master [120] in Biblical Studies

Master [120] in Theology