Summer Courses

Designed for those who are busy with apostolate during the year and unable to attend the full year course. It is an ideal course for those looking for a short course for renewal of their religious life, preparation for their perpetual commitment or for those who are animating the religious communities.

 

One Month Intensive Course on Theology of Consecrated Life

April 30- May 30, 2020  

 

Date

Day

Title

Professor

April

30

Thu

Arrival: 4.00 pm

Introductory Session: 6.30 pm; Supper: 8.00 pm

 

May

01

Fri

Biblical Spirituality for Consecrated Life

Fr. George Panthalanickal,CMF

02

Sat

Biblical Spirituality for Consecrated Life

Fr. George Panthalanickal,CMF

03

Sun

 

 

04

Mon

Biblical Spirituality for Consecrated Life

Fr. George Panthalanickal,CMF

05

Tue

Re-visioning Consecrated Life: From History

Fr. Xavier Manavath, CMF

06

Wed

Re-visioning Consecrated Life: From History

Fr. Xavier Manavath, CMF

07

Thu

Re-visioning Consecrated Life: From History

Fr. Xavier Manavath, CMF

08

Fri

Christological Dimensions of CL

Fr. Devadoss S., CMF

09

Sat

Christological Dimensions of CL

Fr. Devadoss S., CMF

10

Sun

 

 

11

Mon

Theology of Vocation

Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF

12

Tue

Theology of Vocation

Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF

13

Wed

Evangelical Counsels in Consecrated Life

Fr. Xavier Manavath, CMF

14

Thu

Evangelical Counsels in Consecrated Life

Fr. Xavier Manavath, CMF

15

Fri

Evangelical Counsels in Consecrated Life

Fr. Xavier Manavath, CMF

16

Sat

Joyful Integrated Celibate Life (Affective Maturity)

Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF

17

Sun

 

 

18

Mon

Psycho Spiritual Integration

Fr. Bhyju V.A., CMF

19

Tue

Psycho Spiritual Integration

Fr. Bhyju V.A., CMF

20

Wed

Psycho Spiritual Integration

Fr. Bhyju V.A., CMF

21

Thu

Theology of Community

Sr. Valsamma George MSI

22

Fri

Theology of Community

Sr. Valsamma George MSI

23

Sat

Theology of Charism

Fr. Jesudoss S., CMF

24

Sun

 

 

25

Mon

Theology of Charism

Fr. Jesudoss S., CMF

26

Tue

Missions of Compassion

Fr. Michael Plaparambil, CMF

27

Wed

Missions of Compassion

Fr. Michael Plaparambil, CMF

28

Thu

Canonical Aspects of Consecrated Life

Fr. Jacob Arackal , CMF

29

Fri

Canonical Aspects of Consecrated Life

Fr. Jacob Arackal , CMF

30

Sat

Evaluation, Mass, Departure

 

31

Sun

 

 

It is a mini biblical course which offers systematic study in nutshell of all the four important divisions of the Old Testament, namely Pentateuch, Historical Books, Wisdom Writings and Prophetic Books. This course is a great opportunity for the consecrated persons to deepen their biblical knowledge with practical implications for their life and mission in a short duration. 

April 2020

DATE

DAY

BIBLE COURSES

ACTIVITIES

1

Wed

 

 

2

Thu

 

 

3

Fri

 

 

4

Sat

 

 

5

Sun

 

Palm Sunday

6

Mon

Arrival before 6.00 pm; Introductory session 8.15 pm

 

7

Tue

Pentateuch (Fr. George Panthalanickal, CMF)

– Introduction to Pentateuch; Four Traditions

– Introduction to all the Five Books

– Detailed Study of the First Five Books

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated             Persons   

 

8

Wed

 

9

Thu

 

10

Fri

Good Friday

11

Sat

 

12

Sun

 

Easter Sunday

13

Mon

Historical Books (Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF)

– Introduction to the Historical Books

– Detailed Study of Sixteen Historical Books

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated             Persons 

 

14

Tue

 

15

Wed

 

16

Thu

 

17

Fri

 

18

Sat

Common Recreation

19

Sun

 

 

20

Mon

Classical Prophets (Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF)

– Introduction to Israelite Prophecy

– Study of Major Prophets

– Study of Minor Prophets

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated             Persons

 

21

Tue

 

22

Wed

 

23

Thu

 

24

Fri

 

25

Sat

 

26

Sun

Wisdom Literature (Fr. George Panthalanickal, CMF)

– Introduction to Israelite Wisdom Literature

– Introduction to Wisdom Books in the Bible

– Detailed Study of the Books of Psalms

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated             Persons     

 

27

Mon

 

28

Tue

 

29

Wed

 

30

Thu

 

 

It is a mini biblical course which offers systematic study in nutshell of Synoptic Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, Johannine corpus, Pauline Corpus and the Catholic Epistles. It is a great opportunity for the consecrated persons who are in active ministries to spend the summer vacation in studying and reflecting on the Word of God in a serene and prayerful atmosphere. Indeed, Word of God is sweeter than honey (cf. Ps 119:103); an opportunity to experience this indescribable sweetness!

 

April 2020

DATE

DAY

BIBLE COURSES

ACTIVITIES

30

Thu

Arrival before 18.00

Introductory Session 20.15

May 2020

DATE

DAY

BIBLE COURSES

REMARKS

1

Fri

Synoptic Gospels(Fr. George Panthalanickal, CMF)

– Introduction to Synoptic Gospels

– Synoptic Problem

– Study of the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated Persons

 

2

Sat

 

3

Sun

Sunday Holiday

4

Mon

 

5

Tue

 

6

Wed

 

7

Thu

 

8

Fri

Acts of the Apostles(Fr. Michael Plamparambil, CMF)

– Introduction to the Acts of the Apostles

– Study of the Acts of the Apostles 

 

9

Sat

 

10

Sun

 

 

11

Mon

Johannine Corpus(Fr. George Panthalanickal, CMF)

– Introduction to Johannine Corpus

– Study of the Gospel of John

– Study of the Johannine Letters

– Study of the Gospel of John

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated Persons

 

12

Tue

 

13

Wed

 

14

Thu

 

15

Fri

 

16

Sat

Common Recreation

17

Sun

 

 

18

Mon

Pauline Corpus(Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF)

Paul: The Apostles to the Gentiles

– Introduction to Pauline Letters

– Study of Thirteen Letters of Paul

– Study of a Few Pauline Themes

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated Persons

 

19

Tue

 

20

Wed

 

21

Thu

 

22

Fri

 

23

Sat

 

24

Sun

 

Picnic to Bangalore

25

Mon

Letter to the Hebrews(Fr. Arul Jesu Robin, CMF)

– Introduction to the Hebrews

– Detailed Study of the Letter

­– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated Persons

 

26

Tue

 

27

Wed

 

28

Thu

Catholic Epistles(Fr. George Panthalanickal, CMF)

– Introduction to Catholic Epistles

– Study of Letters of James, Peter and Jude

– Implications for Life and Mission of Consecrated Persons

 

29

Fri

 

30

Sat

Free to leave after lunch

31

Sun