Living the Spirit: Orthodox Spirituality for Modern Times
College: Trinity College
Course Code: 
TRH2455HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

This course covers modern approaches to the Orthodox concept of theosis, the movement of the Christian into complete life in, through, and with God, through Christ and the Holy Spirit. The course focuses in particular on the leading Orthodox spiritual personalities, movements and writings of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The writings include works of contemplation, monastic and non-monastic texts, sermons and catecheses. Classroom and online students will be evaluated on the basis of participation and presentations of texts, a review of a modern work of Orthodox spirituality, and a research essay.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2021
Fall 2018
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Hours per Week: 
4
Schedule: 
Tue
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Schedule Notes: 
Classes will run across two three-week sessions during the fall term
Additional Notes: 
This scehdule does not meet course length criteria for students on OSAP.
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Research Paper
Book Review