Honors Guild in Ireland–Historic Christian Belief


The Honors Guild Freshmen Cohort at the legendary Giant’s Causeway (photo credit: Dr. Michael Harbin)

The Freshmen Cohort of the Taylor Honors Guild has just returned from a remarkable trip to Ireland. The students took a “Religion and Conflict” class which counts for Historic Christian Belief class credit. While in Ireland, they toured major landmarks, both natural and man-made, across the Irish landscape. They learned about the history of the church in Ireland and particularly highlighted the sectarian conflict between Protestants and Catholics. The group came away with a more deeply meaningful understanding of conflict in community and how the Christian narrative can promote peace and reconciliation.

You can read more about their travels in detail at the Travel page on the Honors Blog.