12:00 PM to 01:15 PM TR
Innovation Hall 131
Section Information for Spring 2018
From Jesus to Justinian and Joel Osteen, this course offers a comparative examination of the many forms of global Christianity over the past two thousand years. Students will become familiar with Asian, African, Latin American, European, and North American Christianities, and explore several themes, including: use of sacred texts and ritual experiences, the relationship between Christianity and politics, and cultural aspects such marriage and sexuality. Students will also consider Christianity as a series of global systems organized around missions, migration, trade, and warfare.
Satisfies the general education requirement in global understanding.