Current Ft. Wayne Course
Spring 2015 Course — Ft. Wayne
THEO 64825. Theology of Grace
3 credits, Matthew J. Ashley
Jan. 16-17, Feb. 27-28, April 17-18
This course will be at the Archbishop Noll Catholic Center in Fort Wayne
Course Description: This course considers the origin and development of the doctrines and theology of grace, beginning with its roots in Scripture, and continuing with important figures and texts in its ensuing development, including: Augustine of Hippo, Thomas Aquinas, Julian of Norwich, Martin Luther, and the documents of the Council of Trent. It then considers how the classical doctrine is reinterpreted for a modern context in the works of Karl Rahner, Gustavo Gutiérrez, and Flannery O'Connor. Two take-home exams and a final combination written and oral exam.