Of interest: Course in Spiritual Direction

Ripon College, Cuddesdon, Oxford has let us know about a new one-year, certificated spiritual direction course, drawing on the wisdom of the saints. It is entitled “Ancient Pathways New Perspectives“. It will run during the academic year 2021-22 and will be part-taught by Dr Edward Howells, who will be known to many Heythrop alumni. More information is available at https://www.ancientpathways-newperspectives.org/. The closing date for applications is 31st July 2021.

3 thoughts on “Of interest: Course in Spiritual Direction”

  1. John Woodhouse

    Looks good. I did my training with SPIDIR see their website for a course starting in September. spidir.org.uk.

    1. Yes, this course is really an out-crop of SPIDIR. Rev. Joanna Gallant and her husband Nick Gallant now teach the SPIDIR training course for spiritual directors (which I also did myself). This is a sort of second year follow-on, with a particular emphasis on historical spiritual writers, looking at their writings, and applying it in practical direction situations.

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