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TMPS 7061 A Survey of Canon Law (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

An introductory survey of the canon law of the Catholic Church through an examination of the Code of Canon Law. Special attention is given to the rights and obligations of all the Christian faithful and of various groups within the Church (laity, clerics, consecrated persons) and to the universal and local ecclesial structures that foster and protect them. Parochial, educational and ecumenical issues are given due consideration. Generally not included are sacramental and marriage topics dealt with in TMPS8019.

Instructor(s): James J. Conn, S.J.

Prerequisites: One year of graduate theology.

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17