86:156 Jew, Christian, Muslim [Noll]

Prerequisite: Nil.

An introduction to the study of religion using three significant examples: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. The course examines the common origin of these religions in the ancient Near East, then traces their distinctive pathways to the present day, comparing and contrasting the conceptualization of the divine in each, and examining sample rituals, doctrines, and controversies.

3 lecture hours per week, both terms.

Instructor: K. L. Noll