2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Jul 15, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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TH 232 - Food, Hunger, and the Bible

(3.00 cr.)

Investigates issues related to food and hunger in the Hebrew Bible and New Testament texts, the ways in which these biblical concepts inform a Christian theology and spirituality of food, and how these biblical concepts relate to modern ethical and social justice issues including: poverty, hunger, and food access; food production; ethical labor practices in agricultural and food industries; sustainability; ethical treatment of animals; community and hospitality, etc. Students investigate biblical principles and apply them to current issues—both local and global.

Prerequisite: TH 201 .
Sessions Typically Offered: Fall/Spring/Summer
Years Typically Offered: Annually

Interdisciplinary Studies: IHE/IPJ

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