Byzantine Eucharistic Liturgies
Instructor(s): TBA
Course Code: 
SMT3451HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course explores the history and Interpretation of the Divine Liturgies of St. John Chrysostom, St. Basil the Great, and the Presanctified Gifts. Contemporary concerns regarding the significance and possible reform of these Liturgies will be discussed as well, as disputed Issues of Eucharistic doctrine and practice. Thus, the purpose of this course Is to 1. become familiar with the historical development of the texts, rites, environment, and Interpretation of these Eucharistic services. 2. Investigate and analyze the theologies of assembly, eschatological movement, proclamation, sacrificial offering, thanksgiving, remembrance, pneumatic Invocation, cosmic transformation, communion, and ministry-as these are manifested In the Byzantine Eucharist. 3. illustrate and evaluate how liturgy and theology Interact to provide answers to fundamental questions of human existence as well as a context for the elaboration of such questions.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Summer 2022
Summer 2022
Fall 2020
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
17:00
Hours per Week: 
4
Schedule: 
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Begin Date: 
Tuesday, July 19, 2022 to Thursday, July 28, 2022
Crosslisted to (1): 
Pastoral Thelology
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
25
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Research Paper
Quizzes
Book Review