Theology of Justice and Peace

RLST-343

A study of the meaning of justice and peace: in the Biblical context, in social encyclicals and in our lives as Christians today. An examination of forms of violence and oppression in persons and in structures. Emphasis on possible positive responses: acting justly, making peace, liberating the oppressed. Prerequisite: 160, 342, or VUSM 120. IFP

Credits: 

3

Department: 

Religious Studies