Questions of Christian Anthropology

lreli1277  2017-2018  Louvain-la-Neuve

Questions of Christian Anthropology
5 credits
30.0 h

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2017-2018
Riaudel Olivier;
Main themes
The course covers the following: the theological notion of Creation and the problem of the relation between body and soul, the questions of original justice and original sin, a theological reflection on grace and justification, taking into account the divergences between Augustine and Pelagianism, between the Councils of Trent and Luther, and, taking into consideration contemporary reflection on these problems, the question of everlasting life.

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

1 By the end of this course, the student should be able to reflect theologically on the question of Creation, original sin and grace, death and everlasting life, taking into account the evolution of Christian theology on these themes, and the main orientation of contemporary theology.

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
These lessons stydy the theme of the Creation, the probleme of the union of body and soul, the doctrines of original sin and grace.
Faculty or entity

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

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Sociology

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Master [120] in Political Sciences: General

Master [120] in Anthropology

Master [120] in Political Sciences: International Relations

Master [120] in Public Administration

Minor in Christian Theology

Additionnal module in Religious Studies