"Temple Theology" is an emerging and increasingly recognized are of theological study, reflection and publication. This course offers a comprehensive overview of "Temple Theology" from a Christian perspective, with emphasis placed on the work of British scholar Dr. Margaret Barker.
"Temple Theology" covers:
- cosmic architecture (the temple as a symbolic representation of cosmic reality)
- the actual architecture of the biblical Temple (Temple of Solomon and Second Temple)
- the meaning of the Temple rituals with implications on the development of the Christian liturgy
- the microcosmic and anthropological implications of Temple Theology
Important note: This course is organized in 7 periods according to EUCLID's academic standards, and students should refer to the "Guidelines for Eliademy Courses" page posted on the EUCLID site at: http://m.euclid.int/eliademy-guidelines