Protestant Christianity

RELS S251
3.00 crs.

Knowledge-Values Courses: Christian Tradition

This course describes and analyzes the characteristic ethos of Protestantism. It traces the historical development of this form of Christianity, from the Reformation of the 16th century until today, focusing on the central personalities involved, their beliefs, their values, their self-understandings, and the movements they gave rise to. Special attention is given to those elements which have had a formative influence on American Christianity.

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