An introduction to the scriptures, history and beliefs of Judaism, Catholicism and Protestantism, with the purpose of helping students understand their own traditions and also those of other people.

An introduction to the scriptures, history and beliefs of Judaism, Catholicism and Protestantism, with the purpose of helping students understand their own traditions and also those of other people.

Survey of the old testament focusing on historical background, types of literature and central message.

History and beliefs of major religions in the world today, with special attention to Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, and Christianity. 

History and beliefs of major religions in the world today, with special attention to Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam, and Christianity. 

Ethical principles of the Judeo-Christian tradition and their import for the family, economic order, state and world community.

Ethical principles of the Judeo-Christian tradition and their import for the family, economic order, state and world community.

Ethical principles of the Judeo-Christian tradition and their import for the family, economic order, state and world community.

Survey of Christian thought from the close of the new testament period to modern times. Emphasis on major movements and figures, with some attention to current intellectual, social, and historical developments. Students may do research on a major figure in Christian thought