[AT59]  Pastoral Theology

Semester II
thursday 14:30 - 16:15

Course Information

Professor: ANTHONY, Francis-Vincent
Email: [email protected]
Language: English

Semester II
thursday 14:30 - 16:15


Configuration of pastoral theology: a short history of pastoral theology; epistemology of pastoral theology; methodology of pastoral reflection; pastoral planning. Models of pastoral praxis: models in the history of the Church; “sacral and popular” model; “militant and elite” model; “dialogical and communal” model. The pastoral agent: competence; spirituality.


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