School of Theology and Ministry
MA in Transforming Spirituality

Studies in Spirituality Specialization

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    * All credits are quarter credits ** Years average is based on FT at 3 classes per quarter 

    I. Scripture

    Six credits

    STMM 5260 Hebrew Scriptures (3) STMM 5270 Christian Scriptures (3)

    II. Systematic and Historical Theology

    Nine credits

    • STMM 5000 Christian Anthropology (3)
    • STMM 5630 History of Christian Spirituality (3)

    Choose one of the following courses (3)

    • STMM 5010 Christology (3)
    • STMM 5030 Theology in an Ecumenical Context (3)
    • STMA 5040 God, Creation and Trinity (3)
    • STMA 5930 Images of the Sacred (3)

    III. Spirituality, Ethics and Justice

    Eighteen credits

    • STMM 5470 Christian Sexuality (3)
    • STMM 5600 Ministry in a Multicultural Context (3)
    • STMM 5610 Contemporary Christian Spirituality and Prayer (3)
    • STMA 5610 Psycho-Spiritual Development (3)
    • STMA 5700 Spiritual Discernment (3)
    • Elective in Ethics or Justice (3)

    IV. Pastoral Skills and Ministerial Formation

    Fifteen credits

    • STMM 5480 Theological Reflection in Ministry (3)
    • STMM 5530 Pastoral Care Skills (3)
    • STMM 5540 Fostering Communities of Faith (3)
    • STMM 5730 Spiritual Retreats: Theory, Design, and Implementation (3)
    • STMA 5740 Spirituality Synthesis (3)

    V. Electives (27)

    MINIMUM CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE ................. 72