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Western Christian Mysticism

  • Course Dates: Mon 4 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 7 March, 2:00 pm

This module explores the riches of Western Christian mystical tradition.

The course begins by looking at the foundations of the tradition and moves on to consider the English Mystics, the Rhineland Mystics and the Spanish Mystics.

Students will gain an overview of the historical development of the Western Christian Mystical tradition, and identify and analyse key historical figures and movements within that tradition.

Those not on the MA programme are very welcome to book on this module as an auditor.

Contact Alex Weir for all booking enquiries
aweir@sarum.ac.uk  |  01722 424827  |  01722 424800 (main reception)

Course Details

Start:
Mon 4 March, 2:00 pm
End:
Thu 7 March, 2:00 pm
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Tutors:
Karen O'Donnell is Coordinator for the Centre for Contemporary Spirituality and Programme Leader for the MA in Christian Spirituality at Sarum College. She is a feminist, ecumenical, practical theologian whose interdisciplinary research interests span theology, spirituality, and pedagogy. Barnabas Palfrey is Lecturer in Spirituality at Sarum College. He has a wide range of theological and spirituality interests, particularly as they relate to philosophy. Guest lecturers to be confirmed.
Course Code:
2610
Course Price:
£370 non-residential; £540 residential