David DAWSON VASQUEZ
Mondays and Thursdays, 8.30-12.15, aula 11
The course will offer a comprehensive and systematic treatment of the issues related to the person and mission of Jesus.
The Mission of the Son in relation to the history of Israel
The development of soteriology in patristic and medieval thought
The controversies and conciliar definitions
Thomas Aquinas, Summa Theologiae III, qq. 1-59
Richard Norris, The Christological Controversy (Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg Fortress, 1980)
Gerard O’Collins, Christology (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009)
Aloys Grillmeier, Christ in Christian Tradition (Philadelphia, PA: Westminster John Knox, 1988)
Monday, October 2
The task and method of Christology
Thursday, October 5
The Christology of the Old Testament
Monday, October 9
Early Christian reflections on Jesus: Melto of Sardis and Irenaeus of Lyons.
Thursday, October 12
Encountering the resurrection of Jesus through N. T. Wright.
Thursday, October 16
Developing precision about the divinty and humanity of Jesus: Tertullian and Athanasius
Mon Oct 23, Thu Oct 26, Mon Oct 30
Defining the person of Jesus at the councils of Ephesus and Chalcedon
Nov 9 - Nov 27
Dec 18 - Jan 15
Mon, Dec 16: Analysis of Christmas Carols (handout)
Mon, Jan 8: Karl Rahner and Hans Urs von Balthasar (handout)
Thu, Jan 11: The Universality of Jesus (handout)
Mon, Jan 15: Post-colonial Christologies (handout)
Thursday, January 18
Catholic Christology today.