Johannine Literature

This course is available to anyone. It is conducted online through a combination of interactive online video conferenced meetings in the evening, reading assignments, and asynchronous videos and online discussions through the Schoology educational software platform.

It is 2 credits.  It starts on Thursday, January 13, 2022 and will follow the Saint Vincent academic calendar.

Registration deadline: Jan 1, 2022

Registration will be limited to 20 students per course.

IMTH740 - Johannine Literature

Taught by Father Nathanael Polinski, OSB

Time: 6:30-7:45 p.m. Thursdays

This course introduces students to the literary, historical, and theological study of John’s writings, especially his Gospel.  The objective is to gain a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Johannine writings, including their use in the Church’s Tradition.  Special attention will be given to the use of the Gospel of John in the Catholic Christian celebrations of Christmas and Easter.

Note: This course is 2 credits.  All IMF students are welcome to take it for credit or to audit.

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