Why Beauty Matters: Aesthetics and the Church

Jul 19–Jul 23 8:30AM–11:30AM
INDS 572 1–2 Credits (1 Audit)

Course Description

Learn how different eras of Western history and specific cultural contexts have generated theological ideas about beauty, briefly reviewing patristic, medieval, modern, and contemporary conceptions, with the goal of more clearly understanding the role of beauty in the worship and mission of the church. 

Live Online and Recorded: This course is being offered online with live class sessions in Summer 2021. If you are not able to attend the live online classes because of time zone differences, be aware that recordings of each class will also be made available on the course Moodle site until Midnight PDT on the second Saturday after the course.

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There are no prerequisites for this course.