Living in the Spirit - Orthodox Spirituality for Modern Times

College University of Trinity College, Faculty of Divinity
Course Code TRH2455HF
Semester First Semester
Section 101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Toronto (St George Campus)

This course covers modern approaches to the Orthodox concept of theosis, the movement of the Christian into complete life in, through, and with God, through Christ and the Holy Spirit. The course focuses in particular on the leading Orthodox spiritual personalities, movements and writings of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The writings include works of contemplation, monastic and non-monastic texts, sermons and catecheses. Classroom and online students will be evaluated on the basis of participation and presentations of texts, a review of a modern work of Orthodox spirituality, and a research essay.

Crosslisted to (1) Theological
Schedule Irregular
Start & End Date May 9, 2024 - Jun 20, 2024
Start Time 19:00
End Time 21:30
Hours Per Week 6
Minimum Enrolment 5
Maximum Enrolment 15
Enrolment Notes
  • TRH2455 will be Mondays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m, from May 9 - June 20 
  • Deadline to enroll and pay: May 9
  • Deadline to drop the course: May 13


Means of Evaluation
Research Paper
Summative Paper
Previously Offered Fall 2021
Currently Offered Summer 2024