Baptist History and Polity

Designation: CHUR 3023

This course is a survey of Baptist history and of Baptist principles and polity. Baptist principles and polity flow from both Baptist history and their distinct theological interpretations drawn from Scripture. Students will learn to understand both the past and the present of the people called Baptists. This course will satisfy the history and polity ordination requirement within the Canadian Baptist context.

Recommended Prior Study

  • None

Instructor

Dr. Robert Wilson
Thomas James Armstrong Memorial Senior Professor of Church History: (902) 585-2223: robert.wilson@acadiau.ca

Available Online

Take this course in an online format. Weekly assignments and readings are enhanced with online forum discussions.

Course Information
Current Schedule - Weekly - Winter Term 2018 Designation

Online

CHUR 3023 T2

Available at Acadia Wolfville Campus

Take this course at Acadia Divinity College’s main teaching site on the campus of Acadia University in beautiful Wolfville, Nova Scotia.

Course Information
Current Schedule - Weekly - Winter Term 2019 Designation

Instructor: TBA

Thursdays 6:30-9:15pm

CHUR 3013 X2

Available Online as a Virtual Seat

A Virtual Seat allows you to join this live class from anywhere via the internet. Our video conferencing system allows you to see, hear and participate in the class as if you were in the room.

Course Information
Current Schedule - Weekly - Winter Term 2019 Designation

Instructor: TBA

Thursdays 6:30-9:15pm

CHUR 3013 V2