Engaging in the ministry of spiritual direction has a way of expanding and deepening the mysteries of the spiritual life along with all the questions and challenges that arise. This course offers the opportunity to explore some of those questions and to further refine the skills to help others mine the riches of God's grace. Each two hour session will provide opportunities for supervision as well as facilitating input and discussion on important issues encountered in this ministry.
Space is limited. Applications due Aug. 31.
Day: Second Tuesday of the month (see above)
Time: 7:00-9:00 pm (one hour supervision, one hour continuing education)
Place: This program will take place online
Cost: $200 per semester (only register for fall semester right now)
Barbara Quinn, RSCJ is Associate Director of Spiritual Formation at STM. She holds a Master of Divinity from Weston Jesuit and a Doctor of Ministry from the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago. Barb has been involved widely in spiritual direction and retreats since 1980 including the US, Africa, India, Europe. She developed and facilitated a two year spiritual direction certificate program for 12 years at the University of San Diego.
The Journey Continues Program is part of the School of Theology and Ministry’s comprehensive Spirituality Studies Program. Advanced degrees in Spirituality Studies, certificate programs, formation in spiritual direction are all offered at the STM. Multiple courses are presented each year by a core Spirituality Studies faculty.