Faith and Culture
College: Regis College
Instructor 1: Dadosky, John
Course Code: 
RGT6601HY
Semester: 
Full-year
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

The purpose of this course is to survey the contemporary trends in the theology of faith and culture with an emphasis on mission, dialogue, inculturation, and the emergence of contextual theologies.  We will survey some of the various models, methods, and issues involved in these trends.  The course will also highlight certain tensions arising from this context such as, the local—universal church tension, the dialogue—evangelism tension, the inculturation—syncretism tension, and the question of a theology of religions.  The orientation will be the Ignatian Presupposition for intercultural-interreligious engagement, and developing this with some ideas from Bernard Lonergan.Format: Lecture/seminar Grading: Basic Degree 3 brief papers (20%), 2 brief presentations (20%), and a final paper (40%), that flows from the class presentation, class participation (20%).  Advanced: 2 brief papers (20%), Research report (10%), class participation (20%), final paper (50%)

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2010
20069
Start Time: 
10:00
End Time: 
16:00
Schedule: 
Sat
Enrolment Notes: 
Enrolment limit includes RGT3601H & RGT6601H.
Schedule Notes: 
September 18th, October 16th, January 15th, March 12th
Additional Notes: 
Last day to drop: January 15th, 2011
Teaching Method: 
Means of Evaluation: