Worship II: Pastoral Occasions and Liturgical Praxis

EMP2103HS  L0101
Offered in Winter 2013  ·  New Course · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

As follow-up to EMP1101 "Worship I" ( or an equivalent introductory course on worship), a praxis-based study of history, theology and practice of worship, focusing on the pastoral liturgies of weddings, funerals and pastoral occasions. Particular attention will be given to the Reformed and Methodist liturgical traditions, set in the context of ecumenical developments and influences. Biblical, historical, theological and pastoral dimensions will be explored through lectures, presentations, readings, written assignments, discussion, on-line discussions and resource sharing, a class visit to a funeral home, group worship planning and conduct of actual services. Prerequisite: EMP1101 "Worship I", or an equivalent introductory worship course. Lectures, presentations, readings, written assignments, discussion, on-line discussions and resource sharing, a class visit to a funeral home, group worship planning and conduct of actual services. Requirements: Participation (10%); Resource Review (10%); Book Reflection (20%); Group Worship planning and Celebration (Credit); Congregational Policy (10%); Liturgy Project (50%). 

 
Schedule: Tuesday, 11:00 to 13:00
Instructors: William Kervin
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars
Other Information: Second Semester · One Credit · Min: 6 · Max: 24

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