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TMPS 7001 Liturgical Movement and Body Prayer (Summer: 2 )


Course Description

This course explores the sacred place of the body in prayer and worship in the contemporary experience. It will include a study of the language of movement and dance as it relates to the dynamic movement of religious experience. Biblical stories and psalms will be used as well as the individual's prayer experience. Readings will include works on dance composition and movement improvisation, as well as contemporary studies of sacred and liturgical dance and their integration into ritual.


Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Robert VerEecke, S.J.

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: School of Theology and Ministry course


Last Updated: 07-Dec-13