2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    
    Apr 09, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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TH 336 - Catholic Intellectual Life in the United States: Two Hundred Years of American Catholic Opinion

(3.00 cr.)

Prerequisite: TH 201 . The thoughts and opinions of John and Charles Carroll, John England, Orestes Bronson, Isaac Hecker, John Lancaster Spalding, John Courtney Murray, Thomas Merton and other American Catholic intellectuals on major questions affecting the country, the world, and the Church. A study of topics such as Enlightenment Christianity; separation of church and state; the principles behind lay/clerical controversies; Catholicism and Republicanism; the Age of Romanticism and the Return of the Medieval Ideal: Ultramontanism and Americanism; antidemocratic theories; American messianism; religious liberty, academic freedom, and the possibility of religious experience. IC/IU



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