Peace Studies courses

At AMBS, we engage peacebuilding from biblical, theological, historical, ethical, ecclesiological, cultural and pastoral perspectives. The following courses can help ground you in peace theology as well as strengthen your practical peacebuilding skills.

Please note: Course IDs ending in “E” are online courses. IDs ending in “H” are hybrid courses. Course titles appearing in bold will be offered during the 2020–21 academic year. For course descriptions, see our online catalog.

To learn more or register, see our Upcoming courses page. See also the course list and academic calendar for details about specific dates/times for course offerings as well as tuition due dates.

Bible

  • Biblical Foundations for Peace and Justice (BIB651, BIB651H)
  • Confronting Sexualized Violence in the Bible (BIB556) (Semester One)
  • The Religious Other in the Bible (BIB620)
  • Stranger No More: Migration, the Bible, and the Church (BIB555)
  • Theology and Ethics of the Gospels (BIB642)

History, Theology, and Ethics

  • Christian Attitudes Toward War, Peace, and Revolution (HTE644, HTE644E) (Semester One)
  • Church and Race (HTE649, HTE649H)
  • Creation Care: Theology, Ethics, and Spirituality (HTE531, HTE531E)
  • Economic Justice and Christian Conscience (HTE641, HTE641H)
  • Ethics and Practice of Forgiveness (HTE657, HTE657H)
  • Human Sexuality and Christian Ethics (HTE646, HTE646H)
  • Introduction to Peace Studies and Nonviolence (HTE550, HTE550E) (Semester One)
  • Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations (HTE686, HTE686E)
  • Political Theology and Ethics (HTE628) (Semester Two)
  • Practicing and Embodying Nonviolence (HTE664) (Intensive Term)
  • Psychosocial Trauma and Healing (HTE582H, CHM582H) (Semester One)
  • Religion and Peace Processes (HTE575)
  • Religion, Violence, and Peacebuilding (HTE555)
  • Theology and Women’s Narratives (HTE623, HTE623H)
  • Theology in Context (HTE618) (Semester Two)
  • Theology in Latin American Perspective (HTE659)
  • Witness Colloquium (HTE534) (Semesters One and Two)

Church and Ministry

For course descriptions, see our online catalog

See also the course list and academic calendar for details about specific dates/times for course offerings as well as tuition due dates.