The Oriental Christianity

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The purpose of this course is to introduce foreign students to Christian Oriental Spirituality, Liturgy and Culture. Therefore, we will explain mass as it is celebrated in different oriental churches; we will introduce students to the understanding of icons and the art of iconography, showing their theological and liturgical significance in Oriental Christianity; we will visit significant holy sites in Lebanon; we will study texts on spirituality and morals written by prominent oriental Church Fathers; and we will watch and then debate a movie about Oriental Christian spirituality.


Temps présentiel : 12.5 heures


Charge de travail étudiant : 37.5 heures


Méthode(s) d'évaluation : Travaux pratiques

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Ce cours est proposé dans les cursus suivants
Certificate of Study in the Historical and Religious Reality of the Middle East