Oct 16, 2019  
2019 - 2020 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog 
    
2019 - 2020 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog
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TH 318 - Theology of the Church


This course introduces basic doctrines regarding the identity of the Church and her mission in the modern world. Topics include the Church in God’s plan, various images of the Church, the four marks of the Church, her hierarchical structure, the commmunion of saints, Mary as mother of the Church, and the Church’s evangelizing mission to a secular society.

Course Learning Objectives
Upon completing this course, you should be able to do the following:

  • Identify the role of the Church in God’s plan for salvation;
  • Describe the images of the Church;
  • Explain the four marks of the Church;
  • Describe the hierarchal structure of the Church;
  • Explain the role of Mary and the saints in the life of the Church;
  • Describe the role of the Church in the modern world.


Credits: 3



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