Module 3 – Readings in Early African Christianity I – The Nile Valley – (6 units/9 semester hours)

Module 3 presents an investigation and analysis of the key theological questions, issues, and figures connected with Alexandria and the Nile Valley: logos theology, Christological & Trinitarian controversies, Clement of Alexandria, Origen, Athanasius, Didymus the Blind, and Cyril of Alexandria.  Students will study the development of Nile Valley Christianity and its significance within the broad historical framework of what is considered Ancient Christianity.

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for the program

In October 2016, we begin with the new group of students that desires to study towards an MA in Early African Christian Studies. Now is the time to register!

in Heliopolis

The residential weeks for the MA studies and its administrative center are at St Michael and all Angels Anglican Church in Heliopolis. The MA study is ecumenical and open to students from any denomination.


» 1 October 2016. Deadline for paying the one-time Registration fee for new students only.

» 5 October 2016: deadline for paying tuition.

» 5-8 October 2016: Residential week with Dr Evan Howard on Monasticism in the Early Church