This unit is an introduction to the Lutheran Confessions as contained in the Book of Concord. It concentrates on the overall content of the Lutheran Confessions, especially the Augsburg Confession and its Apology, the Smalcald Articles, and Luther’s Catechisms, to help students appreciate the background and main themes of the confessions for the study of theology and for the life of the church.
Discipline: Systematic Theology
Study level: Undergraduate Level 2 (can also be studied at Level 1)
- Reform of the Church or equivalent is desirable.
- Refer to the current Student handbook for required texts.
- Learning outcomes, assessment details and recommended texts are provided before the scheduled unit start date.
Dr Stephen Hultgren