THE 2210 Course Schedule - Summer Session I - Online Edition (projected)

Unit 1 | Week 1 - Tue May 29 - Fri June 1 | Biblical Ecclesiology

1:1 Old Testament: The People of God - The People of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob

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1:2 - Old Testament: The People of the Torah, Temple, and Return

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  • Exodus 1:1 – 20:20
  • Joshua 24:1-33
  • 1 Samuel 8:1 - 10:27; 16:1-13
  • 2 Samuel 7:1-29
  • Nehemiah 7:73 - 9:38
  • Malachi 3:1 - 4:6

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1:3 - New Testament: Jesus, Kingdom of God, and the Passion

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  • Luke 1:1 - 24:53

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1:4 - New Testament: Birth of the Church - Gospel, Pentecost, and Apostolic Mission

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  • Acts 1:1 - 2:47, 9:1-22, 10:44-48, 15:1-35
  • Philippians 2:1-11
  • Romans 9:1 - 11:36
  • 1 Corinthians 10:1 - 12:31
  • Ephesians 4:1-32

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1:5 - Assessment: Biblical Ecclesiology

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Unit 2 | Week 2 - Mon June 4 - Fri June 8 | Vatican II

2:1 - Growth of Christianity and the Councils - Introduction to Second Vatican Council - Sacrosanctum Concilium

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  • Benedict Introduction to Vatican II: The Essential Texts, pgs. 3-13
  • Hahnenberg, “Introduction to Sacrosanctum Concilium” in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, pgs. 29-33
  • Constitution on Sacred Liturgy: Sacrosanctum Concilium in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 1-57, 122-130

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2:2 - Second Vatican Council - Dei Verbum

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  • Hahnenberg, “Introduction to Dei Verbum” in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, pgs. 79-83
  • Constitution on Divine Revelation: Dei Verbum in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 1-26

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2:3 - Second Vatican Council - Lumen Gentium

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  • Hahnenberg, “Introduction to Lumen Gentium” in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, pgs. 100-105
  • Constitution on the Church: Lumen Gentium in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 1-23, 30-34, 39-42, 48-51, 52-69

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2:4 - Second Vatican Council - Gaudium et Spes Part 1

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  • Hahnenberg, “Introduction to Gaudium et Spes in Vatican II: The Essential Texts,” pgs. 189-193
  • Constitution on the Church in the Modern World: Gaudium et Spes in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 1-45

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2:5 - Second Vatican Council - Gaudium et Spes Part 2

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  • Constitution on the Church in the Modern World: Gaudium et Spes in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 46-62, 73, 76, 77-78, 91-93

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2.6 - Assessment: Second Vatican Council and the Four Constitutions

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Unit 2 | Week 3 - Mon June 11 - Fri June 15 | Vatican II Continued

2:6 - Second Vatican Council - Dignitatis Humanae

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  • Hahnenberg, “Introduction to Dignitatis Humanae” in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, pgs. 299-303
  • Declaration on Religious Freedom Dignitatis Humanae in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 1-15

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2:7 - Second Vatican Council - Nostra Aetate

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  • Hahnenberg, “Introduction to Nostra Aetate” in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, pgs. 319-322
  • Declaration on the Church’s Relation to Non-Christian Religions: Nostra Aetate” in Vatican II: The Essential Texts, paragraphs 1-5

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2:8 - Present-day Eastern Orthodox Churches

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  • Joint Declaration of Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, online

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2:9 - Present-day Protestant Churches

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2:10 - Assessment: Christianity Today

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  • Week 3 EXAM
  • Dialogue Challenge 4

Unit 3 | Week 4 - Mon June 18 - Fri June 22 | Christianity Today

3:1 - Disciples of All Nations - Preface and Chapters 1 - 2

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  • Jenkins, The Next Christendom, Preface and Chapters 1 - 2, pgs. xi - 50

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  • Lecture on Christianity Today 1

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 14

3:2 - Missions of Africa and Asia - Chapters 3 - 4

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  • Jenkins, The Next Christendom, Chapters 3 - 4, pgs. 51 - 100

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  • Lecture on the Church in Africa and Asia

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 15

3:3 - New Christianity and New Terms - Chapters 5 - 6

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  • Jenkins, The Next Christendom, Chapters 5 - 6, pgs. 101 - 170

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  • Lecture on the New Christianity

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 16

3:4 - God and the World - Chapters 7 - 8

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  • Jenkins, The Next Christendom, Chapters 7 - 8, pgs. 171 - 236

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  • Lecture on God and the World

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 17

3:5 - Assessment: New Christianity

COMPLETE:

  • Week 4 EXAM
  • Dialogue Challenge 5

Unit 3 | Week 5 - Mon June 25 - Fri June 29 | Christianity in the Third Millennium

3:6 - Coming Home - Chapter 9

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  • Jenkins, The Next Christendom, Chapter 9, pgs. 237 - 265

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  • Lecture on Christianity and Islam

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 18

3:7 - Christianity in the Third Millennium - Chapter 10

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  • Jenkins, The Next Christendom, Chapter 10, pgs. 266 - 276

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  • Lecture on Christianity in the Third Millennium

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 19

3:8 - Popes John Paul II and Benedict XVI

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  • Pope John Paul II, The Mission of the Redeemer: Redemptoris Missio, online
  • Benedict XVI, Charity in Truth: Caritas in Veritate, online

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  • Lecture on John Paul II and Benedict XVI

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  • Encountering the Church Assignment Sheet 20

3:9 - Pope Francis

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  • Pope Francis, The Joy of the Gospel: Evangelii Gaudium, online

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  • Lecture on Pope Francis

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  • Plan for Final Research Paper

3:10 - Assessment: Christianity in the Third Millennium

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  • Week 5 EXAM
  • Dialogue Challenge 6

FINAL | Mon July 2 | Final Assessment

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  • Final Exam
  • Final Research Paper