Pastoral Ministry and Christian Spiritual Direction

PastoralMinistryThis module explores various resources for Christian ministry, focussing on the relation between ministry and spirituality broadly defined.

The module addresses the central issue of pastoral identity and the place of experience and imagination in ministry. Students will be introduced to a variety of forms and traditions of spiritual guidance in the Christian tradition. Definitions of ‘spiritual direction’, ‘psychotherapy’ and ‘counselling’, as well as an understanding of their purpose and process, are explored.

Note that this module is not a training course either in spiritual direction or in counselling.


Those not on the MA programme are very welcome to book on this course as an auditor.
Price  £230 non-residential, £380 residential (en-suite)

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