The University of St. Thomas

Prot & Catholic Reformation
Title:Prot & Catholic Reformation
Course Number:240
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Jordon, Shirley E
Time:1055 - 1200
Location:McNeely Hall St Paul
Room:MCH 231
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 02/03 05/23 M  -  W   -  F 25 0 25
Course Description:
An investigation of the origins of the Protestant tradition through the writings of Martin Luther, John Calvin, Ulrich Zwingli, and the Radical reformers, among others. This course also examines the Roman Catholic response, especially as articulated by Ignatius of Loyola, Teresa of Avila, and the Council of Trent. Attention will be given to the theological issues which emerged, as well as views on marriage and family life, religious and political authority, and the status of women. Prerequisite: THEO 101 (or 102 and 103)