Class Overviews 2-9-2012

9 Feb

Church History

1.  Prayer

2.  The Black Plague – Video – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IjhQDnoCcY

  • First emerges in Europe in the 1320′s
  • 1347 AD – Spreads Quickly
  • 1/3 of Europe Dies
  • Impact on the Clergy – Why?
  • Loss of Confidence in Urban Christianity – Why?
  • Rural Piety Returns as a Focus
  • i.e. Thomas A Kempis’ The Imitation of Christ – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXUbL-7DUhc
  • Anti-worldly, Anti-Physical, Illumination – What does this sound like?
  • Overall Impact on the Church – Critical Thinking

Morality

1.  Prayer

2.  Flannery O’Connor p. 181 & from Lawrence S. Cunningham The Catholic Heritage

3.  Elie Wiesel and Night

4.  Andre Malraux – Lazarus and Fraternity

5.  Theophany and the Grandmother – Incarnational World

6.  Question 9

Quizlet link – http://quizlet.com/9825071/morality-flash-cards/

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