Faithful Thinking and World Orientation: Augustine, Aquinas, Dooyeweerd, Olthuis

ICH6351HS  L0101 · Cancelled on 2009/06/12
Offered in Winter 2010  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2010 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course examines four temporally and culturally distinct examples of Christian thinking about God, self and world. It takes up one ancient, one medieval, one modern and one "postmodern" thinker and compares how they frame their thinking with respect to their scholarly world and the pre- and post-Christian elements characteristic of it. It compares their respective attempts to speak of the problematics signaled by the terms God, self and world: a. knowledge as religious, b. self as simultaneously divine image and part of a world of creatures, c. the social world as the field within which God, self and world intersect.

Basic Degree students enrol in ICH3351HS.

Schedule: TBA · Begins: · Ends:
Instructors: Robert Sweetman
Teaching Methods: Seminars
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit · Crosslisted to: Theological

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