DD8241J / DD8251J | Spiritual Exercises: Practice

DD8241J / DD8251J | Spiritual Exercises: Practice
Starts from:Tue, October 17, 2017 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Campus Location

175 Royal Parade,Parkville,Victoria,Australia

Course Feature
  • PRE-REQUISITES DD8221J/ DD8229J Spiritual Exercises Theory 1; and the experience of making the full Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius of Loyola, either as a 30-day experience (the 20th Annotation retreat), or as a 30-week experience — (the 19th Annotation retreat).
Class Description

This unit runs in both Semester 1 (DD8251J) and Semester 2 (DD8241J).

 


In these units, students will be prepared for the ministry of spiritual direction in the Ignatian tradition and for giving the full Spiritual Exercises under supervision.  Students will practice spiritual direction skills in daily quad groups, and learn how to use Ignatian frameworks and adapted forms of the Exercises to help directees explore their spiritual experience. In these units, students will reflect on opportunities and challenges for spiritual directors in the Ignatian tradition within their ministry context.


LEARNING OUTCOMES – DD8241J

Upon successful completion of this units, it is expected that students will be able to:

  1. articulate a detailed understanding of how the Spiritual Exercises are a resource for spiritual directors in the Ignatian tradition;
  2. describe the dispositions and key skills required for spiritual directors in the Ignatian tradition;
  3. reflect under supervision in quad groups, a practical ability to provide spiritual direction in the Ignatian tradition;
  4. demonstrate an aptitude, under supervision in quad groups, for helping others in their personal discernment.

LEARNING OUTCOMES – DD8251J

Upon successful completion of this unit, it is expected that students will be able to:

  1. articulate a detailed understanding of how the Spiritual Exercises are a resource for spiritual directors in the Ignatian tradition;
  2. demonstrate knowledge of the dispositions and key skills required for spiritual directors in the Ignatian tradition;
  3. demonstrate, under supervision in quad groups, a practical ability to provide spiritual direction in the Ignatian tradition;
  4. demonstrate an aptitude, under supervision in quad groups, for helping others in their personal discernment;
  5. analyse the opportunities and challenges for spiritual directors in the Ignatian tradition within their ministry context.

 LECTURER

Anne Pate


DATES

Semester 1: DD8251J – 19th  to 23rd  March 2018

Semester 2: DD8241J – 20th  to 24th  August 2018


TIME

One-week intensive – 9.00am-5.00pm daily


VENUE

Jesuit College of Spirituality, 175 Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052

Nadal Classroom


FEES

For academic credit                       $2,400 (per unit)

Not for academic credit                $1,700 (per unit)

  • Anne Pate

    COURSE COORDINATOR & LECTURER

    Anne Pate is a spiritual director and graduate of the Arrupe program at JCS. Together with her husband she facilitates an emerging church community which meets in a Collingwood pub. Having personally experienced its transformative effects, she is motivate...