structure & dynamics
of the spiritual exercises
Thursdays, nov 3, 10, 17, DEC 1, 8, 15, 2022
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm PST / online
Instructors: Jeff Thompson, PhD & Michelle Monet
Required text: The Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola: With Commentary by Joseph A. Tetlow
Pre-requisite: Completion of the Spiritual Exercises
If you have completed the Spiritual Exercises and want to know more, this course will broaden your knowledge. It takes a deeper look at the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius and spiritual growth. You will carefully examine spiritual development through each of the four weeks of these Exercises.
What you can expect to do:
· Read about and study each of the four weeks of the Spiritual Exercises.
· Participate in group exercises and discussions about the development of the contemplative process of the Spiritual Exercises.
· Identify and discuss the spiritual dynamics that develop in retreatants as they become more aware of God’s presence.
Upon completion of this course, you will have a stronger working knowledge of the four weeks of the Spiritual Exercises that can be applied to your personal growth and your ministries.