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The goal are: to learn various notions and their meanings as well as the basis of spiritual direction; to discover the role and importance of spiritual conversation and spiritual discernment through works of various authors; to compare spiritual direction to other ways of personal help provided for individuals; to learn how to evaluate spiritual conversation and supervision as two means of both personal / professional growth and quality help; to face with the first-hand experience of both providing and being provided with spiritual direction.
Bioethics is an interdisciplinary subject that connects the natural sciences and humanities with ethics. The course is divided into two parts: the first part deals with ethical principles in bioethics, the second focuses on specific areas. The following topics will be discussed: abortion, stem cell research, artificial insemination, genetic engineering, organ transplantation, euthanasia, transhumanism, attitude towards non-human living beings.
The sacraments are the means of salvation they should be understood as instruments of unity. As they make real, renew and strenghten man's union with Christ, by that very fact they make real, renew or strenghten his union with the Christian community. And this second aspect of the sacraments, the social aspect, is so intimately bound up with the first that it can often be said, indeed in certain cases it must be said, that it is through his union with the community that the Christian is united to Christ.