Church history: Moments in the Life of the Church


This course examines the history of Christianity from its beginnings at Pentecost to the contemporary situation of our present today.  Students will study the early, medieval, and modern periods of Church history.

The course will emphasize significant movements, central figures, crucial events, major controversies, and important ecumenical councils that have shaped the contours of Christian history.  Special attention will be paid to the development of sacraments and the evolution of Church teachings over the course.

Likewise, this course will foster a deeper understanding of the Church and appreciate for relevance of Christianity’s past to its present.


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