Course: Ecumenical Theology

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Course title Ecumenical Theology
Course code KFI/KEKT
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study 2
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vokoun Jaroslav, prof. doc. Th.D.
Course content
1) Clarification of the term oecumena. 2) Unionism of Antonín Cyril Stojan and Velehrad´s congresses. 3) The summary of history of oecumenical movement and a constitution of The international committee of churches. 4) The oecumenical enterprises of Vatican Council II (1962-1965)

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this course is to apprise students of a dilemma of the unity and division of churches, of viewpoints of particular confessions and of a condition of an oecumenical dialogue.
The students will learn how to orientate themselves in a dilemma of Christian churches and denomanations; and to reason in the benefie of the unity of Christian churches.
Prerequisites
Students of magisterial theology must have absolved History of Theology

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

Each student must read through a book of Oecumenical theology, Peter Neuner, mainly the sections A, C, E. He must further be able to solve the situations of a possible fellowship in mysteries according to relevant church regulations.
Recommended literature
  • ČBK. Společenství ve svátostech. 2002.
  • Neuner, P. Ekumenická teologie. Praha, 2001.
  • Schutte, H. Ekumenický katechismus I - III. Praha, 1999.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Theology (2012) Category: Philosophy, theology 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Theology of Ministry (2015) Category: Philosophy, theology 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Teacher of Religion and Ethics (2016) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer