The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help

    Saint Joseph's College: Online Programs
   
 
  Oct 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Saint Joseph’s College Online
[Add to Portfolio]

TH 705 - Pastoral Care of the Sick and Dying


This course provides a study of pastoral care giving to the sick and dying through the use of a Franciscan spirituality and the proper integration of theological and pastoral components of spiritual care.

Prerequisites & Notes
Master’s Degree in Theology or Ministry or 36 credits earned towards the Master of Divinity

Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to do the following:

1. Integrate perspectives about sickness and death, especially in light of the Franciscan tradition.

2. Develop a deeper personal spirituality in the face of one’s past, present and/or future sickness and death.

3. Integrate theory and practice regarding sickness and death in a pastoral care context.

4. Plan symbolic rituals to minister to the sick and dying.  

 

Credits: 1




[Add to Portfolio]