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Introduction to Prison Ministry Course

February 17, 2020 - February 21, 2020

Introduction to Prison Ministry

Designation: CHAP 5033 / PACC 5033

This course considers the specialized form of ministry with persons who are incarcerated. Areas considered will include the following: a historical view of corrections, the social structure of prisons, prison violence, understanding the effect of guilt, grief, and shame in the prisoner’s life, worship, approaches to pastoral counselling, the development of chaplaincy programs, and restorative justice.

Recommended Prior Study: None

Location: Acadia Divinity College, Wolfville, NS

Course Information
Current Schedule – One-Week Intensive – Winter Term 2020
Both CHAP and PACC versions of ‘Introduction to Prison Ministry’ offered
Feb. 17-21, 2020

Instructor

Dr. Dorothy Hunse

Assistant Professor of Pastoral Care
Acadia Divinity College

Details

Start:
February 17, 2020
End:
February 21, 2020
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Website:
https://acadiadiv.ca/course/introduction-prison-ministry/

Venue

Acadia Divinity College
38 Highland Ave
Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 2R6 Canada
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Phone:
9025852218
Website:
http://acadiadiv.ca