Lecturer:

Mr. Arthur Goh

 

Contact:

email

 

Venue:

Zoom Online Class

 

Assessment:

Graded

 

Requirement:

Open

 

Duration:

16 classes

 

Credits:

2 credits

 

Lecture-hours:

32

 

The Second Vatican Council
CE006

Semester 2, 2022

Thursday Evenings from 8:00pm to 10:00pm via Zoom Online

 

Class Dates: Jul 21, 28,  Aug 04, 11, 18, 25,  Sep 01, 15, 22, 29,  Oct 06, 13, 20, 27,  Nov 03, 10, 2021

Examination: Not Confirmed (TBA)

An introduction to the Second Vatican Council as a historical event within the context of the conciliar tradition. Students will become acquainted with the events and personalities leading up to the council from its announcement in 1959 by Pope John XXIII to its closing by Pope Paul VI in 1965. This course will also present highlights of the sixteen documents promulgated by the council, with a detailed reading of selected texts and discussion of their interpretation for the life of the Church today.