The Methodist Studies program is committed to supporting the Dean, President, faculty and staff of Brite Divinity School as they educate women and men for the ministry, witness, and outreach of the church of Jesus Christ in the world. In so doing, the Methodist Studies program participates in the mental, spiritual, and physical preparation of United Methodist students for effective ministry in United Methodist local churches.
Namsoon Kang Professor of World Christianity and Religions
Professor of Pastoral Theology and Pastoral Care and Counseling
CHHI 70134/80134 HISTORY AND DOCTRINE OF THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Origin and development of the United Methodist Church and its doctrine. Required of United Methodist students for ordination.
PRTH 70212 UNITED METHODIST POLITY
The organization, polity and comprehensive program of the United Methodist Church. Required of United Methodist students for ordination.
PRTH 70223/80223 EVANGELISM
An exploration into the theology and methods of evangelism in mainline Protestantism, with focus on the development of a congregations evangelism ministry.