Theology 101: The Western Theological Tradition




  1. Theology at Hillsdale College

    Larry P. Arnn
    April 10, 2017

  2. The God of Grace in Judaism and the Hebrew Bible

    Donald J. Westblade
    April 17, 2017

  3. The God of Grace in Christianity and the New Testament

    Donald J. Westblade
    April 24, 2017

  4. God and Grace in the Trinitarian Controversy

    Jordan Wales
    May 1, 2017

  5. The Life of Grace and the Pelagian Controversy

    Jordan Wales
    May 8, 2017

  6. Thomas Aquinas on Nature, Grace and Life in God

    Jordan Wales
    May 15, 2017

  7. Martin Luther on Justification

    Thomas J. Burke
    May 22, 2017

  8. The Council of Trent on Justification

    Thomas J. Burke
    May 29, 2017

  9. Christianity and the Enlightenment

    Donald J. Westblade
    June 5, 2017

  10. Knowing God in the 20th Century

    Jordan Wales
    June 12, 2017

  11. Final Quiz




Larry P. Arnn is the twelfth president of Hillsdale College, where he is also professor of politics and history. He received his B.A. from Arkansas State University and his M.A. and Ph.D. in Government from the Claremont Graduate School.

Thomas J. Burke is the William and Berniece Grewcock Professor in the Humanities at Hillsdale College. He received his B.A. from Baylor University, his M.Div. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, his M.A. from Michigan State University, a Ph.D. from Northwestern University, and a Ph.D. from Michigan State University.

Jordan Wales is assistant professor of theology at Hillsdale College. He received his B.S. from Swarthmore College, his M.Sc. from the University of Edinburgh, a postgraduate diploma in theology from Linacre College at Oxford University, and his M.T.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame.

Donald J. Westblade is assistant professor of religion at Hillsdale College. He received his B.A. from Williams College, his M.Div. from Fuller Theological Seminary, and his M.A. and M. Phil. from Yale University.