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Introduction to Orthodox Faith

This course is an accessible introduction to Eastern Christian studies with the aim of equipping students to serve their Churches in a thoughtful and critical way. In the course students are familiarized with the scriptural, theological and liturgical underpinnings of their tradition, and introduced to the development of the different forms of Orthodoxy through history. A special focus is given to the development of Christology up to and after the Council of Chalcedon.

Students pursue their studies in an inter-Orthodox context.

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Quick Facts

Length: 2 years

Study Pace: Part time (50%)

Type of Instruction: Distance with on-campus meetings
Language of Instruction: Arabic

Level: Seminary

Organizer: Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola

In addition to the requirements stated in the course description, all students need to be at least 18 year old, be officially registered in Sweden and have a sufficient knowledge of the language of instruction.

Fees: Tuition at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola is free for everyone who is registered (“folkbokförda”) in Sweden.

Service Fees at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola: Students are required to pay a service fee. The service fee for this course is SEK 400 per semester.