Πρόγραμμα Ιερατικών Σπουδών – Περιγραφή Μαθήματος
Course: Introduction to Dogmatic Theology (C)
Course Code: E41
Teaching Credits: 3
Teaching Hours: 2
Description: The course offers a detailed analysis of the main questions concerning the systematic presentation of the Orthodox dogmatic doctrine. The survey features the following issues: Notion and function of the dogma within the life of the Church; the so called double methodology of the Church Fathers and the distinction between the mystical-charismatic theology and the rational one; the Orthodox concept of revelation and its close links with the dogmatic consciousness of the Church; Holy Scripture, sacred Tradition and dogma; cataphatic and apophatic theology in Orthodox theology; The interconnection of dogma and church life, of “theory” and “praxis”.