Course Catalog - 2017-2018

     

RELI 416 - BEGINNINGS OF CHRISTIANITY

Long Title: BEGINNINGS OF CHRISTIANITY
Department: Religion
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: How did Christianity emerge as a new religious movement in the Roman Empire? Covers the history and literature of the first five generations of Christians (10 BCE - 190 CE), focusing on Post-Temple developments, issues of authority and leadership, rise of regional forms of Christianity, and formation of distinct Christian identities. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: RELI 616. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both RELI 416 and RELI 616.