Week Two

Institute of Sacred Music

June 9 - 13, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (with one-hour lunch break)

$600 (includes materials)
Vladislav Andrejev
Nikita Andrejev

This workshop offers a study of the ancient “floating” technique of icon painting in the Byzantine-Russian tradition, which reached its height in the fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries. Students are acquainted with the preparation of an icon board, learn gold leaf...

Yale Divinity School

June 9 - 13, 9:00 - 11:30 am

$350
David Bartlett
Robert Wilson

The purpose of the course is to study several texts assigned by the Revised Common Lectionary Year B.  We will pay some attention to each of the assigned texts but will concentrate on one OT and one NT text for each week.  Our hope is that this will be both...

Yale Divinity School

June 9 - 13, 9:00 - 11:30 am

$350
John Collins

Many people in the modern world claim to espouse biblical values. This course will examine what the Bible has to say about several issues that are controversial in the modern world. It will also reflect on the difficulty of identifying a single, or even a dominant, biblical...

Yale Divinity School

June 9 - 13, 9:00 - 11:30 am

$350
Ken Minkema
Adriaan Neele

Using primary and secondary readings, multimedia presentations, and student discussions, this course will focus on Jonathan Edwards as missionary, examining his work at the mission post of Stockbridge, Massachusetts, during the 1750s, where he ministered to Mohawks, Mahicans...

Institute of Sacred Music

June 9 - 13, 9:00 - 11:30 am

$350
Markus Rathey

Johann Sebastian Bach not only composed his two famous passions but he also created large scale oratorios for Christmas, Easter, and ascension day over a span of little more than ten years. This particularly prolific period came at a later point in the composer's career and...

Yale Divinity School

June 9 - 13, 1:30 - 4:00 pm

$350
Adela Collins

In this course we will study selected topics in the seven undisputed letters of Paul and how later writers interpreted what Paul has to say about them, used them to think with, and transformed them in the light of changing rhetorical goals and circumstances. The topics are...

Yale Divinity School

June 9 - 13, 1:30 - 4:00 pm

$350
Linn Tonstad

Recent Christian debates over homosexuality and women’s ordination have tended to focus on the nature of gender, male and female, or on the rules codified in scripture for ethical Christian behavior. In this class, we examine alternative ways of thinking about the...

Yale Divinity School

June 9 - 13, 1:30 - 4:00 pm

$350
Christopher Beeley

“Our hearts are restless until they rest in you.” So begins one of the most beloved works in all of Western literature and a classic of Christian spirituality. At once a prayer to God, a work of poetic beauty, a shockingly revealing autobiography, and a serious treatise on...