Hebrew Bible Spring 2004 Quiz #1 makeup
Respond to the following essay questions. Be succinct --
information is much more important than volume. This is due at
the beginning of class on Monday, Feb. 16.
Trace the history of the development of the Jewish and Christian canon
of the Bible. How and when did it emerge? What are the differences
between the Jewish Bible and the various Christian Bibles? What accounts
for those differences?
Summarize the Documentary Hypothesis. What problem does it seek to
solve? What hypothetical documents does it posit and what sort of evidence
is offered for their existence? How does it relate to the question of canon