PMIN 2351 History of the Catholic Church

This course introduces students to the major historical events in the evolution of the Catholic Church, from Constantine to the Council of Trent. It contextualizes these events within a broad review of Western history. The course topics illustrate how this history relates to the present state of the Church and its relationship to society. Prerequisite: The student should have taken a course in world history before taking this course. It is appropriate for all students in the Philosophy, Catechetics and Catholic Leadership concentrations. The course may not be repeated for credit.