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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Research Fellowship Reflection: 2014 Oxford Foundation Fellow

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Reflection on Theology, Being, and Joy

by The Rev. Dr. Jennifer Little

The most appropriate term to describe my time at Oxford University is the French word “jouissance.” Jouissance comes from psychoanalytic theory and describes “ecstasy –intellectual,… Continue reading

Pastoral Care, Psychotherapy the Focus for Residential Institute

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Dr. John H. Morgan

Pastoral care and psychotherapy will be the focus of an upcoming Residential Institute at the Graduate Theological Foundation this September 8-12.  Competing Pastoral Options in a Fractured World will address the issue of personal wholeness… Continue reading

Logotherapy Presentation in Vienna by Alumni Dezelic & Ghanoum

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“Logotherapy: A Meaning-Centered Approach in Palliative Care” was the subject of an academic paper recently presented by two Graduate Theological Foundation alumni in Vienna, Austria.   Ms. Marie Dezelic (Ph.D. 2014) and Monsignor Gabriel Ghanoum (Psy.D.) co-presented a paper… Continue reading

Psy.D. Student Pauline Anaya on Spiritual Development

Spiritual development was a motivation for current Doctor of Psychology student, Ms. Pauline Anaya, to come to the Graduate Theological Foundation where she wants to deepen her knowledge and skills.  She recently attended the June 2014 Residential Institute at… Continue reading

D.Min. Student Ansel Augustine on Ministry-Focused GTF Institute

Ministry professional, Mr. Ansel Augustine, is a current student in the Doctor of Ministry program.  In this video interview, he reflects on his experience during the June 2014 Residential Institute (“The Practice of Ministry in a Changing World”) at… Continue reading

Students in June 2014 Institute on ministry, clergy stress

 

Front row left to right: Mr. Ansel Augustine, Rev. Jacintha Penney, Ms. Pauline Anaya. Second row left to right: Dr. John Morgan (tutor), Rev. Dr. Michael Giansiracusa, Rev. Dr. Glenn Kinken, III, Mr. Robert Sweeney, Rev. Rob Staley, Mr. Nicholas Lebish.

Front row left to right: Mr. Ansel Augustine, Rev. Jacintha Penney, Ms. Pauline Anaya. Second row left to right: Dr. John Morgan (tutor), Rev. Dr. Michael Giansiracusa, Rev. Dr. Glenn Kinken, III, Mr. Robert Sweeney, Rev. Rob Staley, Mr.… Continue reading