May 21, 2024  
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
2016-2017 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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TH 545 - Catholic Theology of Ecumenism

This course studies the theology of Catholic participation in the ecumenical movement. It explores the history of divisions of Christ’s Church and the efforts to restore unity.

Assignment Overview
  • Assignments: 5 Units
  • Interactivity: Discussion Forums
  • Final Assessment: Final Paper

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

  • Discuss the call to Christian unity and the history of the divisions of the Church.
  • Identify the areas of divergence of major Christian communities.
  • Name the key efforts toward unity.
  • Recognize the major Catholic documents on ecumenism.
  • Apply the principles of Catholic ecumenism to the issues of Christian division.

Credits: 3

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