Rooted in God: Personal Prayer as the Soil of Ministry
College: Wycliffe College
Date Cancelled: 
Jul 3, 2020
Course Code: 
WYP2636HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course focuses on personal contemplative prayer as essential for our relationship with God and the soil out of which healthy and effective ministry grows. The course covers Biblical teaching on prayer; the contemplative tradition arising from the early desert fathers and mothers; spirituality, theology and psychology of prayer; and various Christian traditions of prayer including lectio divina, Ignatian prayer, other forms of scripture prayer, centering prayer, Christian meditation, and the awareness examen.The course concludes with suggestions for planting and growing a prayer-based parish ministry.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2021
Fall 2017
Start Time: 
9:00
End Time: 
16:00
Hours per Week: 
Intensive
Schedule: 
Sun
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Schedule Notes: 
This class will be taught over 5 Saturdays
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: 
Reflection Paper
Other