Rooted in God: Personal Prayer as the Soil of Ministry
College: Wycliffe College
Date Cancelled: 
Sep 10, 2019
Course Code: 
WYP2636HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (off-campus location)
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
Fall 2019
Fall 2018
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
20
Schedule Notes: 
This course is being taught at St. John’s Convent, 233 Cummer Ave, North York, ON M2M 2E8
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: 
Reflection Paper
Other