Care and Community

EMP1741HS  L0101
Offered in Winter 2013  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2012 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course will explore the definitions of practical theological/religious activity (i.e., religious activity as meaning-making, as practice, as art, etc.), review the ways that new scholarship has emerged to think about this activity, and understand this activity within the social ecology of micro-, meso- and macro-level social organization. It will explore the church's internal activity within the congregation and external activity as a public voice to society, with reference to specific faith communities. Prerequisite: have taken or simultaneously taking Theology I, or permission of the instructor. Evaluation will be based on 25% seminar paper based on one book, 25% ongoing class participation, 25% empathetic short story, 25% final paper of larger questions.  This course is for Emmanuel students only.

Schedule: Wednesday, 18:00 to 21:00
Instructors: Pamela Couture
Teaching Methods: Lectures
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit

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