Emerging Issues in Contemporary Ministry

College University of Trinity College, Faculty of Divinity
Instructor(s) Ready, Geoffrey
Course Code TRJ3511HF
NOTE: Graduate degree students enrol in TRJ6511HF
Semester First Semester
Section 0101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Toronto (St George Campus)

The course will help students reflect deeply on pastoral practice through interdisciplinary engagement with emerging issues that challenge the practice of pastoral ministry in today’s world. Issues addressed would include the pervasive impact of climate change on physical and mental health, changing family structures, sexuality, and gender, economic privation, racism and other systemic injustices that undermine the sense of hope in a better future posing immense challenges for the effective practice of pastoral ministry.

Schedule MonTueWedThuFri
Start & End Date May 1, 2023 - May 5, 2023
Start Time TBA
End Time TBA
Hours Per Week 2
Minimum Enrolment 6
Maximum Enrolment 18
Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Short Paper
Currently Offered Summer 2023