Course Memo

This course will explore some of the major themes of Augustine’s thought as they are reflected in his extensive body of sermons: his account of Christ, the Trinity, the Church, grace, sin, and Scripture. While highlighting the interrelationship between the various aspects of Augustine's theology, this course will pay particular attention to the question of what it means to teach and preach Christian belief. Lecture/discussion. Intended audience: MA/MTS and MDiv students. Evaluation: participation (20%); 20 - 25 pg. research paper (40%); research presentation (30%); and respondent presentation (10%).