Karen L. King
An examination of the dynamics in the shaping of early Christianity, including the development of discourses of orthodoxy and heresy, practices of interpreting Scripture, selected theological disputes, martyrdom, sex/gender, and categories of religious identity. The course will focus on reading ancient literature, including The Gospel of Thomas, The Gospel of Mark, Luke-Acts, The Gospel of Mary, The Gospel of Truth, The Secret Revelation of John), and works ascribed to Irenaeus, Tertullian, and Eusebius.
Enrollment Limited: Limited to 25 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 1427
Course location to be announced.
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