- Instructor: Dn. Gebre-Kristos Nicholas Siniari, Ph.D. Candidate
- Duration: 8 weeks
The purpose of this course (CHHT 608) is to provide the learner with a brief introduction to the many and various peoples, societies, civilizations, and cultures which, united in a common faith, constitute the ancient and venerable Oriental Orthodox Churches. The course will primarily concern itself with the history of these communities from the first through eight centuries AD, but will also touch upon the history of these churches in the modern era.