REL 331: The Parables of Jesus

Class Program
Credits 3
This course is a study of the parables of the Gospels as popular stories in comparison with other literary types and figures such as simile, metaphor, allegory, fable, and historical narratives. This course deals with hermeneutical principles and problems in the transmission, classification and analysis of parables, plus the reading and interpreting of Jesus’ parables. Offered as needed.