Previous Postgraduate Courses in
Liturgy & Worship

Introduction to Liturgical Studies

  Students will be introduced to the sources and methods used by liturgical scholars in the evaluation of liturgical history and contemporary worship events. It will equip students with skills in the critical evaluation of various sources and raise awareness … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 10 Oct 2011, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 13 Oct 2011, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: Director of Liturgy & Worship

Liturgy, Mission and Cultures

An investigation of liturgy and mission, attempting to identify the changing understanding of how these two ecclesial actualities interact and to chart the role of culture in relation to the missionary imperative expressed in the liturgy. Reflection on these issues … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 5 Dec 2011, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 8 Dec 2011, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: Director of Liturgy and Worship

The Eucharist

Please note this course has now sold out to auditors. Contact Anne Jenson if you wish to be placed on the waiting list. This module explores the development of eucharistic worship from the New Testament to the contemporary church through an … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 12 Mar 2012, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 15 Mar 2012, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

Worship, Art and Architecture

Please note this course is now fully booked. Contact Anne Jensen if you wish to be placed on the waiting list. This module investigates church buildings and their art in selected and typical historical periods to highlight the key interpretative issues. It … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 18 Jun 2012, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 21 Jun 2012, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: MACL Associate Tutors

Introduction to Liturgical Studies

Students will be introduced to the sources and methods used by liturgical scholars in the evaluation of liturgical history and contemporary worship events. It will equip students with skills in the critical evaluation of various sources and raise awareness of … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 22 Oct 2012, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 25 Oct 2012, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

Liturgy and Time: Calendar and Daily Prayer

This module will explore the ways in which Christian worship has been influenced by its relationship with time. The study of Daily Prayer and the Church’s Year (Calendar) provide the twin foci for this exploration. The way Christians have developed … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 10 Dec 2012, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 13 Dec 2012, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

Christian Initiation

The major Western Churches have significantly revised their baptismal liturgies in the last fifty years. This is in response to the changing place of the church in society, the fruits of liturgical scholarship in assessing patterns of the early church and … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 4 Mar 2013, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 7 Mar 2013, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

Music in Christian Worship

Please note that this course is now fully booked. Contact Anne Jensen if you wish to be placed on the waiting list. Music is a core feature of much Christian worship, whether chanted psalms, congregational hymns, liturgical texts arranged for … Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 13 May 2013, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 16 May 2013, 5:00 PM
  • Tutors: James Steven, Andrew Reid.

Introduction to Liturgical Studies

An introducton to the sources and methods used by liturgical scholars in the evaluation of liturgical history and contemporary worship events. Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 7 Oct 2013, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 10 Oct 2013, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

The Eucharist

Explore the development of Eucharistic worship from the New Testament to the contemporary church through an analysis of significant primary and secondary sources. Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 9 Dec 2013, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 12 Dec 2013, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

Liturgy, Mission and Culture

An investigation of liturgy and mission, attempting to identify the changing understanding of how these two ecclesial actualities interact and to chart the role of culture in relation to the missionary imperative. Read more

  • Starts: Monday, 24 Feb 2014, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Thursday, 27 Feb 2014, 5:00 PM
  • Tutor: James Steven

Worship, Art and Architecture

Investigate Church buildings and art in selected and typical historical periods and reflect upon the use of liturgical space in specific contexts. Read more

  • Starts: Tuesday, 27 May 2014, 3:00 PM
  • Ends: Friday, 30 May 2014, 5:00 PM
  • Tutors: James Steven, Colin Greene.