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Theology & religious studies

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Theology & religious studies (V600): The study of the nature of divinity and of beliefs in their social context.

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Link Introduction to the New Testament History and Literature

A 26-lecture series by Dale B. Martin, providing a historical study of the origins of Christianity. It analyses the literature of the earliest...

Christianity, New Testament, Judaism, Apostles, St Paul view
Link Ancient and Medieval Church History

Complete Online course in early Church history from Covenant Theological Seminary.

Church history, History view
Link Ancient and Medieval Philosophy

A complete online course from Notre Dame University exploring the evolution of Western philosophy from Plato to Aquinas. 

Philosophical Theology, Western philosophy view
Link Anti-Nicene Fathers

A collection of early Christian writings (pre-Nicene Creed c. 325AD).

Early Christian, Anti-Nicene view
Link Apologetics

An interesting website dedicated to the defence of the Christian faith from a particularly Evangelical perspective.

 

Apologetics view
Link Apologetics

An interesting website dedicated to the defence of the Christian faith from a particularly Evangelical perspective.

 

Christian Theology, Applied, Pastoral, Systematic Biblical Studies, Biblical Authority, Jesus Christ, God, Religious Traditions, Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, Anglican, Liturgy, Church, Dogmatics, Hermeneutics, Exegesis, Creeds, Confessions, Apologetics view
Document Baba Farid: a life of poverty

Popularly known as Baba Farid, he is one of the distinguished medieval Muslim mystics in the Indian world, most revered in the Punjabi communities...

Chishti, Farid, Punjab, Sufi poetry, Sufism view
Document Baba Farid: poems

There are several poems attributed to Baba Farid, in Persian and Punjabi. This is a selection from various sources and translators.

Farid, Chishti, Sufi poetry view
Document Baba Farid: proverbs

Baba Farid was renowned for pithy proverbs which encapsulated teachings. This selection has been made for group discussion.

Farid, Chishti, Sufis, Sufi poetry view
Link BBC Religion

Basic information on Christianity from the BBC. Links are provided to provide basic definitions of Christian concepts and doctrines.

Christian Theology view
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