ECCLESIASTICAL LAW OF THE ESTATE

Course Information
TitleΕΚΚΛΗΣΙΑΣΤΙΚΟ ΠΕΡΙΟΥΣΙΑΚΟ ΔΙΚΑΙΟ / ECCLESIASTICAL LAW OF THE ESTATE
CodeΧ227
FacultyTheology
SchoolPastoral and Social Theology
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorDimitrios Nikolakakis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID60002333

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Pastoral and Social Theology (2013-today)

Registered students: 10
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective CoursesWinter-4

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600126474
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
  • German (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
On completion of the module a student will : 1. have described the principles, the rules and the ways concerning the acquisition, administration, management and disposal of church property in Orthodox Church. 2. have described the revenues and financial means of church ministers according to the Holy Scripture, the Holy Tradition and the canons of Greek Orthodox Church 3. have understood and evaluated the provisions of canon law concerning the administration and the management of church property. 4. have become familiar with the special legal treatment of the clergymen and the monks as far as financial matters (enumeration, insurance, retirement, inheritance etc) are concerned
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
This module focuses upon the right of church dominion over property within historical and theological contexts. It examines the acquisition, administration and disposal of church property. Maintance of church ministers. 1RST WEEK : DEFINITIONS AND SOURCES OF ECCLESIASTICAL PROPERTY LAW 2ND WEEK: THEOLOGICAL AND CANONICAL DOCUMENTATION OF PROPERTY AS ECCLESIASTICAL POSSESSION 3RD WEEK : LEGISLATION OF THE BYZANTINE STATE ON CHURCH PROPERTY 4TH WEEK : STATE LEGISLATION ON CHURCH PROPERTY IN GREECE 5TH WEEK: ABALIENATION OF THE CHURCH PROPERTY 6TH WEEK : ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT OF ECCLESIASTICAL PROPERTY I 7TH WEEK : ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT OF ECCLESIASTICAL PROPERTY II 8TH WEEK : THE PROPERTY OF MONASTERIES AND MONKS 9TH WEEK : PROPERTY OF CHURCH FOUNDATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONS 10TH WEEK : MAINTENANCE OF CHURCH MINISTERS I 11TH WEEK : MAINTENANCE OF CHURCH MINISTERS II 12TH WEEK : REMUNERATION AND RETIREMENT STATUS OF CLERGYMEN (CLERGY AND BISHOPS) 13TH WEEK : PROVISIONS OF INHERITANCE LAW CONCERNING CLERGYMEN AND MONKS
Keywords
Ecclesiastical Law, Canon Law, Ecclesiastical Property Law, Ecclesiastical Property, abalienation of church property, maintenance of church ministers, property of monasteries, inheritance law
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ι. Κονιδάρη, Εγχειρίδιο εκκλησιαστικού δικαίου, Αθήνα-Θεσσαλονίκη 2011.
Additional bibliography for study
1. Ι. Κονιδάρη, Το δίκαιον της μοναστηριακής περιουσίας από του θ΄ μέχρι του ιβ΄ αι., Αθήνα 1979. 2. Σπ. Τρωϊάνου-Γ.Πουλή, Εκκλησιαστικό δίκαιο, Αθήνα-Κομοτηνή 2003. 3. Γ.Σ. Αποστολάκη, Ακίνητη περιουσία των ορθοδόξων εκκλησιών στην Ελλάδα, Τρίκαλα-Αθήνα 2007. 4. Κ. Παπαγεωργίου, Χρησικτησία και εκκλησιαστική ακίνητη περιουσία. Θεωρία, νομολογία, Τρίκαλα-Αθήνα 2008. 5. Ν. Χατζημιχάλη, Αι περί ιδιοκτησίας απόψεις εν τη Εκκλησία κατά τους πρώτους αιώνας, Θεσσαλονίκη 1972.
Last Update
31-10-2014