322 – Theological Heritage III: Medieval-Reformation
|Spring 2021: March 20, April 17, May 15||Scot Bontrager||Email:|
This course focuses on major movements and events beginning with the split between Eastern and Western forms of Christianity and continuing through the Reformation. Using primary sources, students will reflect on individuals, decisive events, and theological developments.
Students will be able to:
- Understand major theological developments in medieval Christianity leading up to the reformation.
- Distinguish the theological characteristics of Luther, Zwingli, the Anabaptists, Calvin, the English Reformation and Puritanism.
- Understand and articulate reformation era debates around justification, sanctification, the sacraments and church unity.