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P621 Death, Dying & Bereavement

An in-depth exploration of the physical, emotional, and spiritual dimensions of death and dying, and the process of bereavement, in the context of pastoral theology. students will explore the skill and art of ministering to the dying and the bereaved, and develop their own theological framework for understanding and facing terminal illness, life-threatening violence, and death. Pastoring to diverging beliefs about evil, suffering, and life after death will be considered.

Credits: 3.0

Units: 1.0

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