Historical Courses for the 2015 Summer Session

Course Listings by Level

1000 Level Courses
TRH1010HF  L6101

History of Christianity I (to AD 843)

Offered in Summer 2015  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2015 · Online Course

From the subapostolic age to the "Triumph of Orthodoxy" in the East and the Carolingian revival and Treaty of Verdun in the West. Geographical expansion of the church; the relation of Christian faith to cultural settings and other religions; the development of doctrinal and ethical positions; forms of Christian life and worship; the rise of Islam.

Schedule: Online Course · Begins: 06/22 · Ends: 07/26
Instructors: Brian A. Butcher
Teaching Methods: Lectures
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit · Max: 20
Enrollment Notes: Widthdrawal Deadline: June 30, 2015
2000 Level Courses
SMH2229HS  L0101

History of Modern Catholicism (1648 - present)

Offered in Summer 2015  ·  Previously offered in Fall 2013 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

This course is an introductory survey of the institutional and social history of Modern Catholicism from 1648 to the present. It explores the reciprocal relationship between history and the development of Catholicism in faith and practice. Much attention will be given to significant events and important personalities that shaped global Catholicism throughout the period. Special attention will be given to the lived experience of Catholicism globally and in the particular context of Canada. Lectures; Discussions; Primary Source Analysis; Research Paper and Final Examination.

Schedule: TBA · Begins: · Ends:
Teaching Methods: Lectures
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit
TRH2455HF  L0101

Orthodox Pastoralia 2: 1300 - present

Offered in Summer 2015  ·  Previously offered in Fall 2012 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

History and leading themes in Orthodox spiritual - pastoral writing by monks, bishops, laymen and laywomen, from the hesychast period until the present. Filling in of background and developments from 1300 through the 18th and 19th c. revival, but concentration on 20th C. writers. Readings (from a kit of excerpts) will include monastic writings, spiritual anthologies and inspirational texts, catecheses, sermons, and letters, and some diaries.

Schedule: Monday, Thursday · Begins: 05/04 · Ends: 06/18
Instructors: Paul Ladouceur
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit

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