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REL 123: Foundations of Christian Faith: Module 2


At the conclusion of this module, students will be able to: 

  • Identify the primary sources of Christian faith in the Old and New Testaments. 
  • Evaluate the most important theological themes of the Bible. 
  • Critically distinguish the substance of revelation, God's self-discourse, from the human modes of mediating that revelation. 
  • Explain how theology is the product of faith, thinking critically about the sources of revelation. 

Texts of Interest

Christian Faith


Items to be Completed:  Due No Later Than:

Theological Foundations, Chapter 2 and 3
Reasons, Faith, and Tradition, Chapter 5; 
Dei Verbum, Chapters 1 and 2

Post initial response to the discussion question Thursday 11:59 PM EST/EDT
Post responses to at least two classmates Sunday 11:59 PM EST/EDT
Complete Exam 2 Sunday 11:59 PM EST/EDT
Continue working on Research Paper 1 Sunday 11:59 PM EST/EDT of Module 3