History of Christianity II (HIST201)
The purposes of the course are to provide the student with basic knowledge of the history of Christianity since the time of the Reformation, to enable the student to develop skills in historical method and explanation, and to assess the past for the present work of ministry. The aim is also to stimulate a historical consciousness and an appreciation of the church as a historical community. The course provides a preparation for electives in this field and for continuing education in history. Emphasis is placed on American Christianity, the missionary movement, and the ecumenical movement.