THO5112 – SELF-UNDERSTANDING; HERMENEUTICAL THEORIES AND METHODOLOGICAL INTEGRATION (3 cr.) Weekends : September 12-13, October 10-11, November 14-15 / Saturday 9am - 5pm and Sunday 9am - 4pm prof. Fabrice BLEE, PhD / Saint-Paul University : room G101.
Guest Speakers: James PAMBRUN, PhD, Systematic Theologian, Saint Paul University, The Quest for Meaning. Spiritual Itinerary and Narrative. ( Sept. 13) Yvan CLOUTIER, PhD, Philosopher and person responsible for the Centering Prayer movement in Québec, Christian Anthropology and the Contemplative Way. (Oct. 10) Lytta BASSET, PhD, Theologian, Christian Anthropological Elements. (Oct. 7) Judith MALETTE, PhD, Psychologist, Saint Paul University, Carl Rogers and Jeffrey Young. Psychotherapy Overview. (Nov. 14)
THO 5113 - ISSUES AND CONDITIONS FOR A CONTEMPLATIVE RENEWAL (3 cr.) Weekends : Sept. 26-27, Oct. 24-25, Nov. 28-29 / Saturday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.et Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. prof. Kevin FLYNN, M.Th / Saint Paul University : room G101.
Guest Speakers: Walter VOGELS, PhD, Bible Scholar, Saint Paul University, Elijah: Monastic Archetype and Transforming Presence within his Life. (Sept. 27) Pierre HURTUBISE, PhD, History of the Church, Saint Paul University, Devotio Moderna. An Hermeneutical Study For Today (Oct. 14)
THO 5114 - STEPS ON THE PATH TOWARDS FULLNESS; METHODS AND ISSUES (3cr.) Weekends : Jan. 16-17, Feb. 13-14, March 12-13 / Saturday 9am.- 5pm and Sunday 9am - 5pm prof. Fabrice BLEE, PhD / Saint-Paul University : room G101.
Guest Speakers: David PERRIN, PhD, Theologian, Saint Jerome University, Steps to Divine Union According to John of the Crosss. (Jan. 17) Yves GIRARD, OSCO, Val Notre Dame monastery, Saint-Jean de Matha, Québec, Steps Leading to Plenitude. The Role of Beauty. (Feb. 13-14) Benoît BILLOT, OSB (France), Characteristics and Implication Behind Spiritual Illness. (March 12-13)
THO 5115 -THE MASTER-DISCIPLE RELATIONSHIP AND SPIRITUAL MENTORSHIP ( 3cr.) Weekends : January 30-31, February 27-28, April 2-3 / Saturday 9am- 5pm and Sunday 9am - 5pm prof. Kevin FLYNN, M.Th / Saint-Paul University : room G101.
Guest Speakers: Guy JOBIN, PhD, Faculty of Theology Université Laval, Spiritual Mentorship, Challenges and Implication. (Feb. 28) Denise DESROCHERS, PhD, Theologian, Spiritual Accompaniment According to the Teachings of Saint Ignatius of Loyola. (April 2)
THO 5116 -CONTEMPLATIVE THEOLOGY, PSYCHOTHERAPIES, AND SPIRITUAL TRADITIONS; A DIALOGICAL APPROACH ( 3cr.)
2 Intensive Weeks: May 9-20, Monday and Wednesday 9am- 12pm and 2pm - 4pm, Tuesday and Thursday 9am - 12pm, Friday 9am - 12pm and 2pm - 3pm Pierre-François de BÉTHUNE, OSB (Belgium), Saint Paul University : class G101
Guest Speakers : Achiel PEELMAN, PhD, Theologian, Saint Paul University, Interreligious Hospitality and Discernment: Learning from Amerindian Spirituality. Lakshmi SUNDARAM, Psychotherapist and postgraduate student, Saint Paul University, Mindfulness Meditation, Implications and Perspectives. (May 18)