Questions of Christian Anthropology

lreli1277  2020-2021  Louvain-la-Neuve

Questions of Christian Anthropology
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information below is subject to change, in particular that concerning the teaching mode (presential, distance or in a comodal or hybrid format).
5 credits
30.0 h

  This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2020-2021 !

Main themes
The course covers the following:
- the theological notion of Creation and the problem of the relation between body and soul,
- the questions of original justice and original sin,
- a theological reflection on grace and justification, taking into account the divergences between Augustine and Pelagianism, between the Councils of Trent and Luther, and, taking into consideration contemporary reflection on these problems, the question of everlasting life.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 - reflect theologically on the question of Creation, original sin and grace, death and everlasting life, taking into account the evolution of Christian theology on these themes, and the main orientation of contemporary theology.
These lessons stydy the theme of the Creation, the probleme of the union of body and soul, the doctrines of original sin and grace.
Teaching materials
  • syllabus fourni en cours
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Political Sciences: General

Minor in Christian Theology

Master [120] in Political Sciences: International Relations

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Additionnal module in Religious Studies

Certificat universitaire en théologie (fondements)

Master [120] in Public Administration