Course Description: 522: Theology in the Contemporary Church
522: Theology in the Contemporary Church
9/9/17, 10/14/17, 11/11/17
This course covers significant individuals, movements, events, and theological developments from the nineteenth century to the present. Students will read selected primary sources.
Students will be able to:
- Understand the origins and theological tenets of liberalism from the early 19th century to the present, including its influence on ecumenism and process theology.
- Understand and distinguish reactions to liberalism, including Fundamentalism, Neo‐Orthodoxy, and Evangelicalism.
- Understand the historical development and theology of the Holiness Movement, Pentecostalism, and the Charismatic Movement.
- Understand the origins and tenets of Liberation and Contextual theologies.