Thursday, February 17, 2022

Exploring Global Issues for a World in Crisis - New Global Ministries University Course Offered in Collaboration with People's Catholic Seminary- Facilitator: Dr. Bridget Mary Meehan


PCS602: Exploring Global Issues for a World in Crisis

Cohort begins April 6, 2022 at 1PM EDT

Enroll Now: https://www.globalministriesuniversity.org/application


Exploring Global Issues for a World in Crisis offers an overview of contemporary social justice issues including the prophetic call to do justice, and Catholic social justice teachings; develops pastoral strategies for addressing: reproductive justice as a human rights issue; changing the conversation between Pro-Choice and Pro-Life on reproductive rights; discrimination based on racism, sexism and homophobia; violence and peace-making; environmental justice and economic exploitation.



Facilitator: Dr. Bridget Mary Meehan


Bridget Mary Meehan holds a doctorate in ministry from Virginia Theological Seminary, (1987) and Masters in Religious Studies from Catholic University of America (1980). She is the author of 20 books including Praying With Women of the Bible, The Healing Power of Prayer and Living Gospel Equality Now.

 

Dr. Meehan is a co-founder of People’s Catholic Seminary (2017) and Global Ministries University (GMU) 1981. She teaches courses in contemporary theology and spirituality online. 
 
http://pcseminary.teachable.com/    https://www.globalministriesuniversity.org/

 

Course Schedule: 

(Each session will begin at 1PM Eastern Time and will be one hour in length. Course material is on PCS/Teachable Interactive Platform )


April 6:   Prophetic Ministry of Jesus and Challenges today

April 13: Reproductive justice, Pro-Choice and Pro-Life as human rights 

April 20: Peace-building and non-violence, 

April 27: Discrimination Based on Racism, Sexism and Homophobia

May 4:    Environmental Justice

May 11:  Economic Exploitation

 

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