Intro to Public Worship
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: Kervin, William
Course Code: 
EMP1101HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

An introduction to the history, theology and practice of Christian public worship, with particular reference to the practices of Reformed and Methodist liturgical traditions, set in the context of ecumenical developments and in relation to resources of The United Church of Canada. Topics include orders of service, forms of prayer, calendar, lectionary, liturgical space, eucharist, baptism, funerals, weddings, pastoral liturgies and ritualization. Biblical, historical, theological and pastoral dimensions will be explored. (Fulfills testamur requirement for United Church of Canada candidates for ordered ministry and admissions.)

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2021
Start Time: 
9:00
End Time: 
12:00
Hours per Week: 
3
Schedule: 
Wed
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
30
Schedule Notes: 
Also (normally) included during class time will be a campus tour of worship spaces and a visit to a local funeral home (real or virtual).
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Readings
Practicum
O
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Research Paper
Quizzes
Short Paper
Other