At a Glance
- Access to lecture videos and by Dr. James Houston
- Lecture transcripts are provided
- 24/7 access for 12 months to complete the course at your own pace
This course reflects upon loss and recovery of transcendence in our contemporary culture and how it relates to the secularisation of contemporary Christianity. Organized in a 18 lesson format, the course provides video lectures and lecture transcripts for each lesson.
- Loss of History
- C.S. Lewis—The Great Christian Prophet of the 20th Century
- Oxford vs. Cambridge
- Writings of C.S. Lewis
- Jacques Ellul— Critique of Technological Society
- Seek Understanding and Retain Hope
- Life of Jacques Ellul
- Technique in the Modern World, Pt. 1
- Technique in the Modern World, Pt. 2
- Remembering the Christian Past through the Psalms
- Domestic Involvement with the Psalter
- Biblical Eschatology and Secularity Today
- Tensions between Immanence and Transcendence
- Proper Responses to Immanence and Transcendence
- Time and Eternity
- Old Testament Understanding of Time
- New Testament Understanding of Time
What do I need to take this course?
You will need an Internet connection and a Bible.
Who is this course for?
This course is for those who like to better understand the loss of transcendence within a historical and contemporary framework.
Dr. James M. Houston
James Houston (now retired) is one of the “founding fathers” of Regent College. He was appointed Principal in 1970 a post he held until 1978, at which time he was appointed Chancellor (1978-1980) and Professor of Spiritual Theology. He also taught part-time at the University of British Columbia. His chair of Spiritual Theology was endowed in 1991. He is co-founder of the C.S. Lewis Institute in Washington, DC, and still acting as a Senior Fellow. Dr. James Houston is a prolific author, editor, and Christian scholar.