Theological Reflection Seminar

Course Code: RGF3040HS


Maureen Baldwin


Winter 2020
Thursdays 11:00 – 13:00




Regis College

Course Description

This seminar assists candidates as they prepare for priestly order and lay ministry. It will provide candidates with the opportunity to reflect on previous ministry experience, identify personal strengths, and anticipated areas of growth for future ministry.

Course Objectives

  • To provide a theological foundation for ministry
  • To provide a theological methodology for theological reflection
  • To address current theological issues and their challenges to ministerial practice
  • To address current pastoral needs and their challenge to theological renewal
  • To narrow the perceived dichotomy between faith and reason, and between theology and pastoral practice
  • To assist in the integration of ministerial experiences and theological studies
  • To provide an occasion for the integration of knowing, being, acting, feeling, and intuiting
  • To provide an occasion for mutual sharing, collaboration, community, and risktaking
  • To provide an occasion for the giving and receiving of the constructive critique of ministerial practice
  • To help to form a ministerial identity

Course Schedule

A detailed course schedule is available for download.

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