RELG 326 Christians in the Roman World (3 credits)

Offered by: Religious Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Religious Studies : A social-historical examination of Christians within the complex cultural, political, ethnic and religious contexts of later Greco-Roman antiquity, focusing on changing relations among different varieties of Christian, as well as on interactions and conflicts among Christians, Jews and polytheists. Other topics to be considered include martyrdom, orthodoxy and heresy, and Gnosticism.

Terms: Winter 2020

Instructors: Heidi Wendt (Winter)