Religious Studies (REL) courses
REL 100 Religion and Human Culture
To discover what religion is and does; place of religion in human thought and action.
REL 101 Introduction to the Old Testament
Literature of the Old Testament including the historical backgrounds and major concepts of these books.
REL 102 Introduction to the New Testament
Literature of the New Testament including the historical backgrounds and major concepts of these books.
REL 103 History of the English Bible
The ancient manuscript of the Bible; early versions; evaluation of recent translations.
REL 131 Religion in America
Recounts the development of American religious life and the influences of religion on American institutions and its people.
REL 197 Topics in Religious Studies
Topics of general interest in the area of Religious Studies. Examples: Fundamentalism, Muslim Spain, Heresy and Holiness, Hell and the Devil, the Shroud of Turin. May be repeated, as topics change, to a maximum of 6 hours. Variable content course.