Past Graduate Courses

FALL 2015

THO 6310w Theological Hermeneutics
Professor Jean-Francois Gosselin
Thursdays, 17:30-20:30 and online
Course Description

THO 6376 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Spirituality
Professor Andriy Chirovsky
Tuesdays, 13:30-16:30
Course Description

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity
Professor Peter Galadza
Mondays, 09:00-12:00
Course Description

WINTER 2016

THO 6375 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Church History
Professor Brian Butcher
Thursdays, 13:30-16:30
Course Description

THO 6382 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology
Professor Andriy Chirovsky
Tuesdays, 13:30-16:30
Course Description

THO 6392 The History of Eastern Christian Institutions, Movement, Persons: Sources for the Study of Kyivan Church History in the Pre-Mongolian Period
Professor Andrew Onuferko
Wednesdays, 09:00-12:00
Course Description


2014 – 2015

FALL 2014

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity (Prof. Brian Butcher)

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis (Prof. Andrew Onuferko)

THO 6388 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical Theology (Prof. Peter Galadza)

WINTER 2015

THO 6376 Foundational Texts in Spirituality: (Prof. Andriy Chirovsky)

THO 6381 Contemporary Eastern Theology: (Prof. Brian Butcher)

THO 6382 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology (Prof. Andriy Chirovsky)

THO 6710 Herméneutique Théologique (Prof. Jean-François Gosselin)

2013 – 2014

FALL 2013

THO 6352 Studies in Eastern Christianity: Women in the Eastern Christian Tradition
(Prof. Brian Butcher) Course Flyer

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity
(Prof. Peter Galadza)

WINTER 2014

THO 6310 Theological Hermeneutics (Prof. James Pambrun)

THO 6392 The History of Eastern Christian Institutions, Movements, Persons: The Eastern Catholic Churches at Vatican II (Prof. François Beyrouti) Course Flyer

THO 6397 Foundational Texts in East-West Ecumenism (Prof. Andrew Onuferko)
Course Flyer

THO 6759 Étude comparée de traditions spirituelles, la spiritualité du christianisme orientale (Prof. Brian Butcher)

2012 – 2013

FALL 2012

THO 6376/6359  Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Spirituality (Prof. Brian Butcher) (Tuesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM)  Course description

THO 6378  Resource and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity (Prof. Peter Galadza) (Monday 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM)  Course description

THO 6382  Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology (Prof. Andriy Chirovsky) (Thursday 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM)  Course description

WINTER  2013

THO 6375  Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Church History (Prof. Brian Butcher) (Wednesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM )

THO 6392  The History of Eastern Christian Institutions, Movements, Persons:  Twentieth-Century Eastern Christian Sacramental Theology  (Prof. Peter Galadza) (Monday 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM)  Course description

THO 6710 Herméneutique Théologique (Prof. James Pambrun) (Tuesday 9:00 AM – 12:00 NOON)  Course description

2011 – 2012

 FALL 2011 

THO 6310  Theological Hermeneutics  Prof. James Pambrun (Monday 9:00am – 12:00 noon)

THO 6377  Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical History  Prof. Brian Butcher (Thursday, 1:15 pm – 4:15 pm) course description

THO 6378  Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity  Prof. John Jillions (Thursday 9:00am – 12:00 pm)  course description

THO 6382 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology Prof. Andriy Chirovsky (Tuesday 1:15pm – 4:15pm)  course description

WINTER 2012

THO 6376 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Spirituality Prof. Brian Butcher (Wednesday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm)

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis: The Book of Isaiah and its Interpretation through the Ages Prof. Andrew Onuferko (Thursday 9:00 am -12:00 pm)  course description

THO 6381 Contemporary Eastern Theology:  20th Century Orthodox Theology – The “Atheistic Christ” of Anthony Bloom (Metropolitan of Sourozh) and Kenotic Theology Prof. Roman Rytsar (Monday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm)  course description

2010 – 2011

FALL 2010

THO 6350/6370 Contemporary Theology I: Contemporary Pneumatology in Ecumenical Dialogue Prof. Achiel Peelman (Monday 1:15 – 4:15 pm) course description

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity (Tuesday 1:15 – 4:15 pm) course description

THO 6388 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical Theology Prof. Peter Galadza (Thursday 1:15 – 4:15 pm) course description

WINTER 2011

THO 6310 Theological Hermeneutics Prof. James Pambrun (Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon) course description

THO 6348 History and Theology I: The Holy Spirit in History   CANCELLED (Monday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm)

THO 6376 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Spirituality Prof. Maxym Lysack (Thursday 1:15 pm – 4:15 pm) course description

THO 6392 The History of Eastern Christian Institutions, Movements, Persons Prof. Andrew Onuferko (Tuesday 1:15 – 4:15 pm) course description

2009 – 2010

 FALL 2009

THO 6375 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Church History Prof. John Jillions

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity Prof. Peter Galadza

THO 6397 Foundational Texts in East-West Ecumenism Prof. Andrew Onuferko

THO 6398 Interreligious Issues and the Christian East Prof. Symeon Rodger

WINTER 2010

THO 6310 Theological Hermeneutics Prof. JamesPambrun course description

THO 6350 Contemporary Theology I: Vatican II: Did Anything Happen? Prof. Catherine Clifford course description

THO 6392 Iconography and the Spiritual Tradition of Hesychasm: The History of Eastern Christian Institutions, Movements, Persons Prof. Nazari Polataiko  course description

2008 – 2009

FALL 2008

THO 6252 Studies in Eastern Christianity: The Millenium of the Laity: The Emerging Role of the Laity in the Mission of the Church Prof. Michael Kwiatkowski  course description

THO 6377 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical History Prof. Peter Galadza  course description

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity Prof. John Jillions course description

THO 6382 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology Prof. Andriy Chirovsky course description

WINTER 2009

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis: The Book of Isaiah and its Interpretation through the Ages Prof. Andrew Onuferko  course description

THO 6710 Herméneutique Théologique Prof. James Pambrun

THO 6381 Contemporary Eastern Theology: 20th Century Orthodox Theology Prof. John Jillions course description

2007 – 2008

FALL 2007

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity Prof. Peter Galadza

THO 6388 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical Theology Prof. Peter Galadza

THO 6397 Foundational Texts in East-West Ecumenism Prof. John Jillions

WINTER 2008

THO 6310 Theological Hermeneutics Prof. John van den Hengel

THO 6376 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Spirituality Prof. Andriy Chirovsky course description

2006 – 2007

FALL 2006

THO 6310 Theological Hermeneutics Prof. James Pambrun course description

THO 6375 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Church History Prof. John Jillions course description

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity Prof. Andriy Chirovsky course description

THO 6388 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical Theology Prof. Peter Galadza course description

WINTER 2007

THO 6319/ 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis Prof. Marina Greatrex course description

THO 6387 Issues in Eastern Christian Liturgical History: Byzantine Hymnography Prof. Peter Galadza

THO 6792 Histoire des institutions, mouvements, et personnages importants du christianisme oriental: L’école parisienne de la pensée orthodoxe russe Prof. John Jillions course description

2005 – 2006

FALL 2005

THO 6377 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Liturgical History Prof. Peter Galadza

THO 6378 Resources and Methods for the Study of Eastern Christianity Prof. John Jillions

THO 6382 Foundational Texts in Eastern Christian Theology Prof. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6388 Issues in Eastern Christian Liturgical Theology: The Legacy of A. Schmemann Prof. Peter Galadza

WINTER 2006

THO 6310 Theological Hermeneutics Prof. James Pambrun

THO 6350 Contemporary Theology Prof. Achiel Peelman

THO 6352 Studies in Eastern Christianity: Papacy, Patriarchates and Ecumenism Prof. Andriy Chirovsky

2004 – 2005

FALL 2004

THO 7286/7686 Research Seminar – Both Sessions Rev. Achiel Peelman

THO 6376 Mystical-Ascetical Approaches to Eastern Christian Studies: Major Ascetical and Mystical Themes in Early Christian Desert and Monastic Literature Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6377 Theological and Historical Approaches to Eastern Christian Liturgy: Byzantine Funeral Rites Very Rev. Peter Galadza

THO6381A Hans Urs von Balthasar (1905–1988) Rev. Achiel Peelman

WINTER 2005

THO7286/7686 Research Seminar – Both Sessions Rev. Achiel Peelman

THO 6352 Studies in Eastern Christianity: Classical Texts in Eastern Christian Theology Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis: The Eastern Church Fathers and the Writings of Paul Very Rev. John Jillions

THO 6381B Contemporary Eastern Theology: Health and Healing in the Byzantine Tradition Rev. Robert Hutcheon

2003 – 2004

FALL 2003

THO 6375 Ethnoreligious Conflict in the Christian East Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6376 Maladies of the Soul: Patristic and Modern Approaches to Psychotherapy Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6381 The Life and Theology of Georges Florovsky Prof. Richard Schneider

WINTER 2004

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis Rev. Andrew T. Onuferko

THO 6388 Classical Texts in Eastern Liturgy from Chrysostom to Schmemann Very Rev. John Jillions

THO 6392 The History of Eastern Christian Institutions, Movements, Persons: Hyrhorii Skovoroda: A Secular Monk Rev. Ihor Kutash

2002 – 2003

FALL 2002

THO 7286/7686 Research Seminar: The Use and Abuse of “Historical Truth” Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6352 Ecumenism and Eastern Christianity Medieval Church Art in East and West Prof. Richard Schneider

THO 6377 Theological and Historical Approaches to Eastern Christian Liturgy: English Translation of Byzantine Liturgical Texts: Historical, Methodological & Theological Issues Very Rev. Peter Galadza

WINTER 2003

THO 7286/7686 Research Seminar: The Use and Abuse of “Historical Truth” Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6376 Mystical – Ascetical Approaches to Eastern Christian Studies: “The Spiritual – Theological Legacy of Maximos the Confessor” Prof. Pavlos Koumarianos

THO 6380 Patristic Theology: Patristic Texts on Holiness and Poverty Prof. Mary Marrocco

THO 6392 The Legacy of Alexander Schmemann Very Rev. Peter Galadza

2001 – 2002

FALL 2001

THO 7286/7686 Research Seminar: The Hymnographic Texts of Churches of the Byzantine Tradition Very Rev. Peter Galadza

THO 6375 Women in Christian East Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6398 Inter-religious Issues Rev. Alexander Baran

WINTER 2002

THO 7286/7686 Research Seminar: The Hymnographic Texts of Churches of the Byzantine Tradition Very Rev. Peter Galadza

THO 6376 Ascesis and Sacramental Life in Antinomic Tension Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6379 Byzantine Lectionary: Structure and Theology Rev. Andrew T. Onuferko

THO 6392 Theological Anthropology of the Cappadocians Prof. Verna Harrison

2000 – 2001

FALL 2000

THO 7285/7685 Research Seminar: Antinomic Method in Eastern Christian Mystical and Ascetical Theology Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6375 Theological and Historical Approaches to Eastern Christian Studies Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6377 Theological and Historical Approaches to Eastern Christian Liturgy: Byzantine Funeral Rites Very Rev. Galadza

THO 6387 Issues in Eastern Christian Liturgical History: Byzantine Liturgy Under Ottoman Rule Prof. L. Kamperidis

WINTER 2001

THO 7285/7685 Research Seminar: Antinomic Method in Eastern Christian Mystical and Ascetical Theology Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis: Patristic Exegesis – Alexandrian School Prof. C. Kannengiesser

THO 6392 History of Eastern Christian Person: Ephraim the Syrian & Syraic Theology Rev. E. El Hayek

1999 – 2000

FALL 1999

THO 7285/7685 Ethnoreligious Conflict: Towards a Responsible Theology of Reconciliation / Le Conflict Ethno-Religieux: vers une Théologie Responsible de la Réconciliation (Research Seminar) Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6376 Mystical-Ascetical Approaches to Eastern Christian Spirituality: The Philokalia and Early Kyivan Texts Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

THO 6377 Theological and Historical Approaches to Eastern Christian Liturgy: The Triodion – History and Theology Prof. Andrew Quinlan)

WINTER 2000

THO 7285/7685 Ethnoreligious Conflict: Towards a Responsible Theology of Reconciliation / Le Conflict Ethno-Religieux: vers une Théologie Responsible de la Réconciliation (Research Seminar) Prof. Andrii Krawchuk

THO 6352 Sources of Byzantine Canon Law Rev. David Motiuk

THO 6379 Issues in Eastern Christian Hermeneutics and Exegesis: Antiochene Exegesis in the Fourth and Fifth Centuries Prof. C. Kannengiesser

THO 6387 Issues in Eastern Christian Liturgical History: Byzantine and Ukrainian Church Architecture Prof. V. Mezentsev

1998 – 1999

FALL 1998

THO 6364 Liturgy, Theology and Spirituality: The Legacy of Alexander Schmemann Rev. Peter Galadza

1997-1998

FALL 1997

THO 6348 The Cappadocians: Framers of Theology and Spirituality of the Holy Trinity Rev. Andriy Chirovsky

Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies – University of Ottawa