Western Christian Mysticism

  • Course Dates: Monday, 25 Feb 2013, 3:00 PM - Thursday, 28 Feb 2013, 5:00 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 enrolled on the MA programme are very welcome to book on this course.

Non-MA (auditing) prices for all modules are:
Non-residential £225, Residential £375 (en-suite)

Residential prices includes all meals and refreshments. Non-residential price includes all meals and refreshments with the exception of breakfast.

Contact Anne Jensen for booking enquiries.
ajensen@sarum.ac.uk | 01722 424827

Course Details:

  • Starts: Monday, 25 Feb 2013, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 28 Feb 2013, 5:00 PM

  • Tutor: Louise Nelstrop

    • Louise Nelstrop is Programme Leader for the MA in Christian Spirituality at Sarum College. Her main research interests are medieval mysticism and practical theology, particularly as it relates to the emerging church and to healthcare.