Course Memo

WORKS OF SHINRAN I: SHORTER WORKS.This course will be conducted in hybrid format. This will be an introduction to the teachings of Shinran through a study of his shorter writings. Course will utilize the English translations of Shinran's works to support the study of the original texts. HRPH 1614 Introduction to Shin Buddhist Thought, and at least one year of college level Japanese language study (minimal level: ability to use character dictionary), or instructor's permission are prerequisites. Course required for ministerial aspirants. Fulfills the Shin Buddhist Ministry requirement of MABS program, and Jodo Shinshu Ministerial Studies requiremen of the M. Div. Program. [Auditors with faculty permission]