The University of St. Thomas

Early Christian Theology
Title:Early Christian Theology
Course Number:220
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:DelCogliano, Mark E
Time:1055 - 1200
Location:McNeely Hall St Paul
Room:MCH 109
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 02/03 05/23 M  -  W   -  F 25 0 25
Course Description:
A theological and historical introduction to the origins and development of the Christian church from the first to the fifth centuries. Special attention will be given to the historical emergence of Christian doctrines, creeds and canon; the formation of Christian understandings of the human person; the development of liturgical and sacramental traditions; and the interaction of Christianity with other ancient cultures. Contemporary approaches to the study of Christian origins will be emphasized. Prerequisite: THEO 101 (or 102 and 103)