Religious Studies

RLST 100-C01 Introduction to Religious Studies    
Sami Helewa, SJ    CRN 32423    TR 1000-1115  
 
An introduction to the academic study of religion; a survey of the thought and practices of major world religions; the impact of religion on society and culture; modern scholarly approaches to religious experience.     

RLST 100-0A1 Intro. to Religious Studies (Live stream)    
Michelle Folk    CRN 32400    T 1600-1845    

An introduction to the academic study of religion; a survey of the thought and practices of major world religions; the impact of religion on society and culture; modern scholarly approaches to religious experience.    

RLST 227-C01 Jesus the Christ    
Sami Helewa, SJ    CRN 32427    TR 1430-1545  
 
This course explores the historical, Jewish, Jesus in the context of the Second Temple period as well as the Christian Christ of Faith. The New Testament, a Jewish Christian document, will be examined through a contextual Jewish Palestinian lens to find glimpses of the Jewish Jesus covered over by dominant  Christian theological motifs about Jesus as the Christ.