CM220Worship, Liturgy and Community

CM220 : Worship, Liturgy and Community (1.5 Credit)
Academic Year : 2022
About this course

This course explores the dynamic relationship of liturgy and community-living in Christian worship. The approach is interdisciplinary, i.e. scriptural, theological, historical, and contemporary resources will be used to consider the subjects of liturgical worship, rituals, and their glocal impact. Students will be equipped to make critical and constructive reflections about the liturgies in their respective church backgrounds, foster a deeper appreciation of diversity in Christian worship, so as to sensitively develop practices that may enrich community life and cross-cultural missions for the glory of God.

Lecturer : Benita Lim
Benita Lim is currently a third-year PhD student (Theology and Culture) in Fuller Theological Seminary. Her research interests are in liturgy, worship, and intercultural studies. She served as a pastor focusing on youth and worship service ministries in a Mandarin/Hokkien congregation after graduating with a Masters of Divinity (Biblical Studies) from Singapore Bible College in 2015, and until recently served in a pastoral role at an Indonesian Asian American church in Los Angeles, USA. Benita is also currently Faculty-in-Preparation with Singapore Bible College.
Venue: To be Advised , To be Advised
Course Timing:

Dates (2022)
Feb 9, 16, 23
Mar 2, 9, 16

Time
7:15pm – 10:00pm

Closing Date for Registration:  Feb 4 2022
(NB. BGST reserves the right not to accept any registration after this date)

Subscription to BGST Access Membership (BAM) Advanced is compulsory for credit students. Access to good library resources (like DTL) is critical for postgraduate academic research.

Course Type: Regular Live (1.5 Cr)
Semester: S2
Credits: 1.5 Credit
Max class size: 30
COURSE FEES

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