Examines the history of Christianity from its origins in Palestinian and diaspora Judaism through to its official endorsement by the Roman Empire at the end of the fourth century. Explores how various traditions about Jesus evolved, how Christians both accommodated and resisted the wider culture, and how norms for “orthodoxy” (correct teaching) gradually took shape.
For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for THEOREL 316.
Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.
Coordinator(s) Dr Nicholas Thompson
THEOREL 316: 15 points
30 points at Stage II in the BA Schedule
CTHTHEO 252, 352, THEOREL 216, THEOLOGY 104