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Course Description

HD727 The Early Jesuits

A close examination of the writings and works of the Society of Jesus from its inception by Ignatius of Loyola in the 1530s to the papal suppression of the Society in 1773. Seminar topics include: a) spirituality (especially Loyola’s Spiritual Exercises); b) evangelization (global mission, theory and practice); c) interreligious dialogue; d) ministry (active apostolate, priesthood and women; and e) martyr theology and martyrdom.

Credits: 3.0

Units: 1.0


Instructor(s)

Dr. Haruko Nawata Ward


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