- Instructor: Fr. Antony Andrews, M.A., D.Min.
- Duration: 8 weeks
Introduction to the Desert Fathers is a course that examines some of the lives and the sayings of some of the Coptic Desert Fathers. The course will place a great emphasis on St. Antony the great by studying The Life of Antony by St. Athanasius of Alexandria, The Seven Letters of St. Antony and The thirty-three Sayings of St. Antony. Students will be assigned a project which encourages research on the influence of St. Antony on the world.
This course is offered only in the Summer 1 module (May-June, 2020).