Sanctification of Life: The Orthodox Mysteries (Sacraments)
College: Trinity College
Instructor 1: Ready, Geoffrey
Course Code: 
TRP2117HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
Yes
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

This course will explore through classroom lectures and seminar discussions the liturgical understanding of human existence from the central liturgical rites of the Orthodox Church covering every aspect of life: birth, marriage, ordination, confession, healing from sickness, and death. The course will thus provide an overview of the history, theology and current practice of the holy mysteries (sacraments), with a view to understanding the sacramentality of the world and the centrality of liturgy and sacraments in contemporary Christian life and ministry.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2021
Winter 2018
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Hours per Week: 
3
Schedule: 
Tue
Crosslisted to (1): 
Historical
Crosslisted to (2): 
Theological
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Enrolment Notes: 
Students who have taken TRH2454H should not take this course.
Additional Notes: 
This course was previuously taught under the course code TRH2454H and title "Liturgy 2: Baptism, Marriage, Healing, Death"
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Research Paper
Other