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Mary Twite

Senior Adjunct Professor
Office
JRC 121
Phone
(651) 962-5308
Toll Free
(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5308
Fax
651-962-5310
Mail
Mail #JRC 153, University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave.
St. Paul MN 55105


Fall 2017 Courses

Fall 2017 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THEO 215 - W01 Christian Morality - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 JRC 481
CRN: 40327 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite 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

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THEO 423 - W01 Christian Marriage - T - - - - - 1730 - 2115 JRC 201
CRN: 43022 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite 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 and one 200-level or 300-level THEO course, and PHIL 115

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THEO 423 - W02 Christian Marriage - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 JRC 247
CRN: 43033 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite 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 and one 200-level or 300-level THEO course, and PHIL 115

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J-Term 2018 Courses

J-Term 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THEO 490 - A01 Pilgrimage in Italy - - - - - - - -
CRN: 10318 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite, Steven J. McMichael STUDY ABROAD: Multiple Cities-Italy

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Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
THEO 101 - W01 Christian Theo Tradition - T - - - - - 1730 - 2115 JRC 247
CRN: 20452 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite This course is designed to acquaint students with the contents of the Bible and with Christian history, especially in the context of the Catholic tradition. Through careful reading of a core of common texts and a variety of written assignments, students are expected to attain a basic understanding of human experience in the light of major areas of theology, including revelation, God, creation, Jesus and the Church.

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THEO 215 - W01 Christian Morality - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 MHC 210
CRN: 22515 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite 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

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THEO 215 - W02 Christian Morality - T - R - - - 1330 - 1510 JRC 222
CRN: 22516 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Mary K. Twite 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

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