ChI Culture and Foundations

Session: Summer
Type: Intensive
Units: 1.5
Academic Year: 2022 - 2023
Approval Required: No

ECO Core


This course introduces students to The Chaplaincy Institute’s core philosophy and foundation for spiritual care and ministry. A range of teachers will present and discuss perspectives such as: mysticism and why it matters; eco-spirituality; culturally inclusive spiritual spaces; the interfaith path of ministry; spirituality beyond religion; and spiritual care as if oppression matters. Only for joint-program students participating in Chaplaincy Institute (ChI) courses as part of the Interfaith Chaplaincy and Ministry Certificate.

[Max. enrollment 15. Auditors excluded.

Relevant for SKSM threshold 1 (Life in Religious Community & Interfaith Engagement); MFC competency 3 (Spiritual Development for Self and Others).

Prerequisite: ECO course.

Course meets full days, Fri/Sat/Sun, Jun 10- Jun 12, 2022]. Instructor: Katrina Leathers