Semester normally offered: Alternate Spring Semesters
A study of the influence of Jewish liturgy on the development of Christian worship, liturgy, and hymnody in the early Church.
This course fills equivalencies in the following areas:
By the end of the course, the student should be able to:
A one-day trip to an ancient synagogue and Byzantine church in the desert to perform the Passover ‘Seder’ and the Divine Liturgy. In both buildings, students will explore how the structural elements influenced parts of the liturgy.