Faculty of Arts
The First Christian Centuries
The church in history to 500 CE exploring topics such as: early Christian writings, issues of authority within the church, asceticism and the monastic movement, church-state relationships, theological controversies, worship and sacraments, social and ethical questions, the role of women, the interrelationship of church and culture.
Not taught in 2012
Coordinator(s) Dr Nicholas Thompson
MacCulloch, Diarmaid. A History of Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years. London: Allen and Lane, 2009.
Weekly reading provided in Course Outline
CTHTHEO 352: 15.0 points
15 points from CTHTHEO 253, 254 or 255, plus an additional 15 points at Stage II in Christian Thought and History
CTHTHEO 145, 252