Course Start Date: January 1, 2021
Residency: February 12-14, 2021
Location: Queen of Apostles, Mississauga, ON
Reviews the theology of the role of Scripture in the Christian spiritual formation as well as leads the participants to understand and practice varied ways of engaging Scripture for transformation Topics include academic versus devotional approaches to Scripture, meditation on scripture, the practice of Lectio Divina, gospel imagination, the use of Psalms in formation, inductive Bible study. The topics and exercises are designed to create opportunities for the participants to expand their relationship with Scripture and to gain skills to facilitate formational interaction with scripture. Sequence: 1st Year; Course code: SF002.
This course utilizes selected readings, lecture, class discussion, guided experience, sharing, prayer and spiritual direction.