Lonergan's Method in Theology
College: Regis College
Instructor 1: Dadosky, John D.
Basic degree students enrol in RGT3578HF
Course Code: 
RGT6578HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

This course will consist of a textual reading and discussion of Lonergan's Method in Theology with a view towards addressing an array of issues concerning method in the contemporary study of theology in the university setting. It will include an examination of the foundations for theology and the various methodological disciplines and collaboration. Topics include: methodological relationship of subjectivity/objectivity, roles of research, history, criticism (dialectic), systematic theology, doctrines, interpretation (normative authority of certain texts), praxis, communication (scholarly reporting) meaning, culture, religion each as they pertain to method for theological reflection.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2020
Start Time: 
13:00
End Time: 
15:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Mon
Program Requirement: 
This course satisfies the method course reuquirment for the PhD.
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
20
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Tutorial
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Research Paper
Short Paper
Other