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TMHC 7022 Spiritual Autobiography: Journeys into the Self and God (Fall: 3 )


Course Description

This course examines the spiritual autobiographies of well-known individuals such as Augustine of Hippo, Teresa of Avila, Thrse of Lisieux, Thomas Merton, Dorothy Day, Walter Ciszek, S.J., and Nancy Mairs. In addition to reading classic texts by profound and influential religious seekers, the class will explore how religious experiences, understandings of the self, God and the supernatural are shaped by diverse historical contexts. Lectures and discussion.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Catherine Mooney

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: School of Theology and Ministry course


Last Updated: 17-Feb-15