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MaryMatha Major Seminary Thrissur

Theology Courses

First Year Theology


First Semester

SS 01 Introduction to Bible (3) - M. Karimattam
SS 14 Biblical Greek (2) - B. Nanjilath
ST 01 Introduction to Theology and Theological Method (2) - T. Neelankavil
ST 03 Theology of Revelation and Faith (2) - B. Vazhappilly
MT 01 Fundamental Moral Theology (3) - T. Srampickal
PS 01 Introduction to Pastoral Theology (2) - T. Neelankavil
PS 02 Homiletics (1) - R. Thattil
PS 02 Spiritual Theology: Methods of Prayer (1) - S. Painadath
CL 01 Introduction to Canon Law (2) - M. Koreth & F. Aloor
SR 04 Research Methodology (1) - B. Vazhappilly
PS 11 Christian Spiritual Traditions - J. Mekkattukulam
SR 08 Optional (1) - B. Kowalsky

Second Semester

SS 03 Pentateuch (2) ‑ M. Karimattam
SS 08 Mark (2) - J. Chanikkuzhy
SS 02 Biblical Hermeneutics (2) - B. Nanjilath
SS 16 Biblical Hebrew (2) - F. Koothur
ST 02 Theology of Sacraments: Introduction and Sacraments of Initiation (2) - J. Mekkattukulam & B. Vazhappilly
MT 02 Human Response to God: First Three Commandments (2) - M. Marottickal
CP 02 Patrology - Greek and Latin Fathers (2) - J. Mekkattukulam
PS 03 Catechetics (2) - V. Kundukulam
CP 01 Ancient and Medieval Church History (2) - S. Chittilappilly
SL 01 Introduction to Liturgy (1) - A. Nariculam
SL 02 Theology of the Liturgical Year (1) - J. Moolan
SR 01 Seminar: Contextualizing Theology (2) - T. Neelankavil
SR 09 Optional (1) - S. Thaikkattil & Sr. Julit
SR 03 Book Review (1) - V. Ukken

Second Year Theology

Third Semester

SS 04 Historical Books (2) - M. Karimattam
SS 06 Prophets - I (3) - F. Koothur
SS 10 Luke-Acts (2) - P. Parackal
ST 05 Christology & Soteriology (3) - S. Chalakkal
ST 07 Creation and Theological Anthropology (2) - G. Kombara
MT 05 Theology of Sexuality and Marriage (2) - V. Ukken
CP 03 Modern and Contemporary Church History(2) - P. Pulikkan
SR 08 Optional (1) - B. Kowalsky & R. Bieringer
PS 04 Pastoral Counselling (2) - K. Puramadathil

Fourth Semester

SS 09 Mathew (2) - J. Achandy
ST 04 Theology of the Trinity (2) - T. Neelankavil
ST 06 Ecclesiology (3) - S. Thaikkattil
ST 08 Theology of the Eucharist (2) - S. Pulickal
MT 04 Theology of Justice (2) - T. Srampickal
MT 06 Biomedical Ethics and Life Issues (2) - V. Ukken
CL 02 Christian Faithful - Laity: Their Vocation and Mission (2) - F. Aloorl
SL 06 Theological and Spiritual Wealth of the Syro-Malankara Church (1) -R. Parakkott
SL 03 Theology of the Liturgy of the Hours(1) -J. Moolan
SR 05 Seminar II: Celibacy: Aspirations & Challenges (2) - T. Srampickal
SR 09 Optional (1) - S. Thaikkattil & Sr. Julit
SR 07 Yearly Paper (1)

Third Year Theology

Fifth Semester

SS 05 Psalms (2) - D. Thekkekara
SS 13 Catholic Epistles and Hebrews (2) - B. Nanjilath
MT 07 Social Teachings of the Church (2) - K. M. Francis
SL 04 Liturgical Theology of the Holy Qurbana (2) - B. Vazhappilly
SL 05 Theological and Spiritual Wealth of the Latin Church (1) - B. Kowalsky
CP 04 Indian Church History (3) - J. Kurikilamkatt
PS 08 Theology of the Ordained Ministry (1) - B. Vazhappilly
PS 06 Ecumenism (1) - L. Thaikattil
SR 08 Seminar III: Current Issues in Pastoral Theology (2) - E.J. Thomas
SR 08 Optional (1) - R. Bieringer

Sixth Semester

SS 07 Prophets - II (2) -J. Anaparambil
SS 11 Johannine Literature (3) - J. Puthussery
ST 09 Grace and the New Life in the Spirit (2) T. Neelankavil
SS 12 Pauline Literature (3) - B. Nanjilath
ST 10 Eschatology (1) - S. Chalakkal
ST 12 Theology of Religions (2) - V. Kundukulam
MT 03 Sacrament of Reconciliation (2) - V. Ukken
CL 03 Christian Faithful -The Clerics and the Religious (2) - F. Aloor & V. Melit Palathingal
CL 04 Marriage: Canonical Jurisprudence (2) - F. Aloor
SS 14 Wisdom Literature (2) - D. Thekkekara
SR 09 Optional (1) - S. Thaikkattil & Sr. Julit
SR 10 Dissertation (3)

Fourth Year Theology

Seventh & Eighth Semesters

ST 11 Mariology (1) - J. Mekkattukulam
SL 07 Liturgy of the Sacraments and Sacramentals: The Celebration of the Sacraments in the Syro-Malabar Church (1) - A. Narikulam
CP 05 Introduction to the Eastern Theology (1) (1) - A. Narikulam
PS 07 Theological and Practical Dimensions of the Mission Theology (2) - J. Thekkekarott & D. Kavungal
PS 10 Islam-Christian Dialogue (1) - G. Kombara
CL 05 Parish and Pastoral Jurisprudence (1) - F. Aloor
PC 02 Pastoral Communication, Priestly friendship and Community Building (2) - A. Chungath
PC 03 Pastoral Engagement in the World (1) - B. Paliekara & Team
PC 04 Practical Pastoral Procedures (1) - B. Vazhappilly & Team
SR 10 Diaconal Project (2) - E.J. Thomas & Sara Neena