Hermeneia and theology of liturgical benediction and hymns

Course Information
TitleΕΡΜΗΝΕΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΘΕΟΛΟΓΙΑ ΛΕΙΤΟΥΡΓΙΚΩΝ ΕΥΧΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΥΜΝΩΝ / Hermeneia and theology of liturgical benediction and hymns
SchoolSocial Theology and Christian Culture
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorStylianos Chatzigrigogiou
Course ID60002722

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course of instruction intended to be initiated by the students of science and Paint in the structure, content, theological teaching and interpretative problems of wishful thinking and poetic monuments ratio, which is the pre-eminent source of divine worship and operational study.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Reference to creating, recording, picker process of wishes of common worship , content, dependencies , structure, language and interpretative difficulties of texts. Throwback to the beginnings of hymnographical production in species richness and number of you, and the setting of the liturgical books with hymnographical content. Literary and theological interpretation prayers and hymns . SCHEDULE OF SUPPLIES : 1. Efchologikoi tamieftires.tou ancient Christianity. 2. Prayer Composed aposozomena in manuscripts or incunabula editions. 3. Modern critical editions euchologies material. 4. The structure of wishes . 5. The content of wishes and problems of interpretation . 6. Literary interpretation and theological analysis of the prayer of the petition of St. John Chrysostom . 7. Hymnography and hymnography . 8. Goods stichopoiia of Byzantine ecclesiastical hymnography . 9. Formation of liturgical books with hymnographical content. 10. Modern critical editions hymnographic material in official series issued patristic works or in autonomous centers special surveys exterior and interior. 11. Interpretation of the Akathist Hymn as an example of literary and theological approach. 12. Problems in understanding the hymns in modern times. 13. Concluding discussion of teaching and the work of graduate students during the semester.
interpretation, theology, operational chants, greetings
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Course Organization
Reading Assigment100
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities
Written assigments75
Other / Others1
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
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