The course offers a general introduction to Theology as scientia fidei in the Catholic perspective. The program develops the following main topics: 1. From Philosophy to Theology; 2. The Catholic Concept of Theology; 3. The Theologian; 4. Elements of Theological Method.
St. THOMAS AQUINAS, Summa Theologiae, I, q. 1, aa. 1-10; CONGREGATION FOR THE DOCTRINE OF THE FAITH, Donum Veritatis (1990). INTERNATIONAL THEOLOGICAL COMMISSION, Theology Today (2012). A. NICHOLS, The Shape of Catholic Theology, A. & C. Black, London 20032.M. GAGLIARDI, Truth is a Synthesis: Catholic Dogmatic Theology, Emmaus Academic, Steubenville, OH, 2020, chapter 2.