Christian Worldview

Course Description

An introduction to the development and function of the Christian worldview which includes an examination of the philosophical and theological foundations for a Christian view of reality, knowledge, ethics, and aesthetics. The course compares and contrasts the Christian worldview with those of naturalism, humanism, and transcendentalism.
Credits: 3    Weeks: 6

Topics

  • Worldview terminology
  • The development and function of a worldview
  • The identity and nature of basic beliefs
  • A biblical theory of values
  • Essential elements of the Christian worldview
  • Christian view of reality
  • Christian theory of ethical obligation and action
  • Christian understanding of aesthetics
  • Worldview comparisons

Individual Courses