Oct 22, 2020  
2020-2021 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Saint Joseph’s College Online Catalog
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TH 316 - History of Latino Catholics in the Church


This course explores the history of Latino Catholics in the Church, highlighting various saints and holy men and women from the early Church through the present, and culminating with the contemporary experience of Latino Catholics in the United States.

Course Learning Objectives
  • Analyze the historical context for the development of U.S Hispanic Latino/a theology
  • Describe key historical events affecting the U.S. Hispanic Latino/a Catholic faithful
  • Analyze the Hispanic Latino/a Catholic experience in the United States
  • Analyze the U.S. Hispanic Latino/a theology and ministry from the perspective of popular religiosity
  • Explain the contributions of the U.S. Hispanic Latino/a ministry to the universal church


Credits: 3

Offered: June



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