Calvin's Institutes of the Christian Religion
College: Knox College
Instructor 1: Vissers, John A.
Basic Degree students enrol in KNT3501HF
Course Code: 
KNT6501HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course will consist in a close reading of the English text of Calvin's "Institution Christianae religions" of 1559. We begin by situating Calvin's theology in the historical and theological context of the 16th century Reformation before turning to a careful examination of the "Institutes'" major doctrinal themes and their significance both for Calvin's context and the subsequent history of Protestant theology. Seminar style. weekly readings and reflections; major paper.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2013
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
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