The University of St. Thomas

Christian Marriage
Title:Christian Marriage
Course Number:423
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Niskanen, Paul V
Time:0935 - 1040
Location:McNeely Hall St Paul
Room:MCH 106
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 02/03 05/23 M  -  W   -  F 20 0 20
Course Description:
This course is designed to acquaint students with the theology of Christian marriage, understood as covenant relationship and as sacrament, that is, an effective sign of God's love in our world. Primary though not exclusive emphasis will be on the Roman Catholic tradition. Students will also examine contemporary cultural attitudes toward sexuality, marriage, and the family in the light of Christian theology. Prerequisite: THEO 101 (or 102 and 103) and one 200-level or 300-level THEO course, and PHIL 115