For joint-program students participating in Chaplaincy Institute (ChI) modules as part of the Interfaith Studies Certificate. For this module, students will study Protestant Christianity, with classes exploring Christian Vision, Evangelical Christianity, Salvation Theory and Baptism, as well as an overview of Protestant denominations. Also included is a theological focus on Buddha and Christ, and a social justice focus on the history of oppression and resistance. During this module there will also be two experiences of on-site learning, with visits to The Interfaith Peace Project with Fr. Tom Bonacci, and to the First AME (FAME) Church of Oakland.
This course is only for students who have been admitted to the SKSM-ChI joint program and is not available to other SKSM students or to students from other GTU schools.
This course does not count toward residency requirements.
Dates for this course are tentatively June 20-24, 2018, 9am – 5pm (typically includes 1 evening class).
Relates to SKSM thresholds 1, 4, 6, 8; MFC Competencies 1,2,3,4 and 7.