Rooted in God: Personal Prayer as the Soil of Ministry

Date Cancelled
College Wycliffe College
Course Code WYP2636HS
Semester Second Semester
Section 0101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Toronto (St George Campus)

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.

Schedule Sun
Start Time 9:00
End Time 16:00
Hours Per Week Intensive
Minimum Enrolment 10
Maximum Enrolment 20
Schedule Notes

<p>This class will be taught over 5 Saturdays </p>

Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Reflection Paper
Previously Offered Fall 2017
Currently Offered Winter 2021