Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

TH643D
Advanced Studies in Christian Ethics: The Church and Labour
0.5 Credit

The emphasis in this course will be upon the church’s response to the industrial revolution and the working class, especially as this has been manifested in Europe and North America. Examples of ethical models of ministry to the industrial workforce shall be examined, such as worker-clergy, industrial missions, specialized ministries and church-labour coalitions. Concentration will be on the Canadian scene.  (for MTh students only.)