Centre for Contemporary Spirituality

This Centre offers academic, vocational, personal and devotional opportunities to explore spirituality widely, with courses for continuing ministerial development, and intellectual and professional growth and renewal.

Dr Karen O’Donnell is the Centre coordinator and programme leader for the MA in Christian Spirituality. Dr O’Donnell is a feminist, ecumenical, practical theologian whose interdisciplinary research interests span theology, spirituality, and pedagogy.

  • All Courses & Events

  • Spirituality Courses

    Mon 16

    Francis and the Sultan

    Mon 16 September, 10:30 am to Tue 17 September, 4:30 pm
    Mon 30

    Foundations and Forms of Christian Spirituality

    Mon 30 September, 2:00 pm to Thu 3 October, 2:00 pm
    Mon 14

    Chaplaincy and Criminal Justice

    Mon 14 October, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Mon 28

    Reading Fiction as a Spiritual Practice

    Mon 28 October, 10:00 am to Wed 30 October, 4:00 pm
    Mon 25

    Sexuality and Spirituality

    Mon 25 November, 2:00 pm to Thu 28 November, 2:00 pm
    Mon 09

    The Life of the Virgin Mary on Page and Screen

    Mon 9 December, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Fri 20

    Winter Silent Retreat

    Fri 20 December, 3:00 pm to Sun 22 December, 3:00 pm
    Mon 20

    The Nature of Contemporary Spirituality

    Mon 20 January 2020, 2:00 pm to Thu 23 January 2020, 2:00 pm