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Early Chrstn Texts & Contexts

T. Foley

A close study of such seminal texts of early Christian literature as the Gospel of Mark, Paul's Epistle to the Romans, Irenaeus of Lyons' Against Heresies, Origen's On First Principles, and Augustine's Confessions and On Christian Doctrine. Care will be taken to attend to the appropriate historical, cultural and literary contexts.

Satisfies a major requirement.
Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies Philosophy and Religion distribution requirement.