Christianity and Ecology
Classroom-Based Block Week: (*mode dependent on restrictions relating to COVID-19)
This module forms part of the ARU MAs and are open to all MA students as part of their degree.
Course Leader: Dr Elizabeth Theokritoff
Dates: 7th-11th June 2021.
This postgraduate module resources students to respond through a careful ecumenical study of the lives of the saints and writings the early Patristic Fathers, as well as Christian thinking on the sacramental life. It will explore how ecological awareness raises questions about our understanding of the natural world and the human place within it. In particular it will students an insight into the rich theological resources of the often overlooked Orthodox Tradition.