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TMST 8001 Theological Synthesis (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This is a required six-credit course for M.Div. students in their second year of residency and presumes a background in scripture and historical theology. It is designed to mediate an integrated and holistic understanding of Christian faith in terms of the foundational doctrines. The course combines reading, lectures, written reports, and discussion groups. Students conclude the course by writing a short synthesis of the faith in collaboration with a faculty mentor which serves as the basis of a one-hour oral examination by members of the faculty.


Instructor(s): Ernesto Valiente

Prerequisites: Department permission required.

Cross listed with:

Comments: Qualified students in other programs may enroll as space allows. Students register for TMST8000 spring semester.


Last Updated: 17-Feb-14