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Unformatted text preview: Paper 2: The Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed and its Reflection in the World or Lack Thereof This paper will be 2-4 pages long. It must be double-spaced, and it must use Times New Roman font. It must also be formatted in essay form. This paper will be due on November 28, 2007 (the Wednesday after Thanksgiving Break). You are to look at the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed (pg. 37-38 of Luke Timothy Johnsons book The Creed ) and reflect on whether or not the claims being made in it are reasonable claims. What indication is there that these claims are or are not true and valid? To answer this you must reflect on what the creed means, a reflection that the book gives and that the lectures in this class have discussed. Further, you must look at your own experience of the world around you and your experience of Christianity in order to see if these claims in the Creed make any sense. In other words, does the present reality (social, political, ecological, and/or spiritual) reflect the claims of the...
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- Fall '07