The University of St. Thomas

Christian Morality
Title:Christian Morality
Course Number:215
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Twite, Mary K
Time:1330 - 1510
Location:Murray-Herrick Campus Center St Paul
Room:MHC 201
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 02/03 05/23 -  T  -   R  - 30 0 30
Course Description:
This course is an introduction to the principles, methods and topics of Christian theological ethics. The following themes will be addressed: the relation of Christian faith to moral reflection and decision making (both individual and social); the contribution of the Christian tradition to the understanding of the human person (including freedom, sin, conscience, character and grace); the role of the believing community in its relation to culture; and the connection of worship and spirituality to the Christian moral life. Some application will be made to selected issues in personal, professional and social ethics. Prerequisite: THEO 101 (or 102 and 103)