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Course Description

HD720 Idolatry

The bible is deeply concerned about idolatry. A case could be made that it is the primary form of sin. But what is idolatry? How is idolatry related to images? Was idolatry only an issue in ancient Israel? A Brief Statement of Faith says Christians are called to �unmask the idolatries of church and culture.� What are the idols with which we struggle today�
both within the church and within society? Course requirements: seminar presentation and term paper due one month after completion of course.

Credits: 3.0

Units: 1.0


Instructor(s)

Dr. George W. Stroup


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