The Development of the Doctrine of the Trinity

First Semester
Mondays 14.30-16.15
Second Cycle

The course will explore the fourth century debates that led to the articulation of the dogma of the Holy Trinity at the councils of Nicea (325) and Constantinople (381). It includes a close reading of texts from Athanasius, Basil of Caesarea, and Gregory of Nazianzus.

Specific skills

The successful student will be able to present the following, with reference to the relevant texts