Faith and Reason

Mondays 9.00-10.35
Year 1

course outline
exam themes

The course will lead students through a reflection on the relationship between faith and reason. Students will come to understand: (a) the meaning of faith in Christian perspective, (b) how faith relates to knowledge, (c) the limits of knowledge in regard to faith, (d) the proper domain of reason, (e) how reason is enhanced by faith, (f) the benefits of philosophy to the study of theology, (g) the benefits of theology to the pursuit of philosophy, (h) the need for reason in living the Christian life.

Exam: Friday, Apr 20 (10.50-12.25)