Fundamental theology (hermeneutics) II

ltheo2142  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Fundamental theology (hermeneutics) II
4.00 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2022-2023
D'Aloisio Christophe (compensates Riaudel Olivier); Riaudel Olivier;
Main themes
To achieve those objectives, the activity will:
- approach the fundamental theology as the hermeneutical function of theology (in the sense that fundamental theology endeavours to establish a critical and reciprocal correlation between the interpretation of Christian tradition and the interpretation of the contemporary human experience);
- highlight that function (developed in a special way in the two main chapters of any classical fundamental theology: revelation and faith) and its methodological consequences for any theology today;
- go into the thought of an author or a specific question in depth.
Learning outcomes

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

1 reflect on the hermeneutical nature of theology, the relationship between theological and philosophical hermeneutics, the history and the challenges of hermeneutical theology.
The concrete topic of this course changes every year. Please refer to the French version for uptodate information.
Faculty or entity

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

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [60] in Theology

Master [120] in Theology