What do We Really Believe? Dogma, Heresy and Non-Dogmatics in Orthodox Tradition

Date Cancelled
College University of Trinity College, Faculty of Divinity
Course Code TRT2112HFF
Semester First Semester
Section 6101
Online Yes
Credits One Credit
Location Online - Asynchronous

This course explores the faith or beliefs of the Orthodox Church in the light of both patristic and modern Orthodox theology. The Orthodox dogmatic tradition is an expression or manifestation of the living experience of the Church, reflected for example In the liturgy, icons and the lives and writings of the saints, and not only as propositions relating to God or as an Integrated logical "system" of thought. Major theological questions will be considered in terms of beliefs essential to the faith ("dogmas"), beliefs declared erroneous by Councils of the Church ("heresies"), and doctrines, teachings and private theological opinions ("theologoumena").

Schedule N/A
Start Time TBA
End Time TBA
Hours Per Week 3
Minimum Enrolment 5
Maximum Enrolment 20
Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Class Participation
Research Paper
Book Review
Previously Offered Summer 2019
Currently Offered Summer 2024