HIS6/740 – Reformation History
View outline (PDF) Instructor(s): Rev. Dr. Richard Topping
HIS 6/740 will familiarize students with the work of major personalities and movements of the Protestant Reformation as these arise and flourish in the social and historical context of Sixteenth Century Europe. While students will be exposed to the family resemblance between the various Protestant Reformation trajectories, an appreciation of the range of reforms and reformers and their continuing influence on Protestant and Anglican confession, worship and church polity will be explored.
This course will include attendance at the G. Peter Kaye Lecture series at VST from February 24-25, 2017, which marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation