Spiritual Formation in the Black Tradition

BCS 5540​
Semester Credit Hours Faculty Modality Meeting Time Location
Fall 2021 3

Dr. Crystal Walker

Remote Live + On-Demand SEP 10 & 11; OCT 8 & 9, 15 & 16; DEC 3 & 4, 2021
F: 6:00PM-9:00PM, S: 8:00AM-4:00PM​

This course explores primary and secondary sources in the African American Religious experience in an effort to uncover indigenous material that reflects a distinctively Black spiritual formation tradition. Students will explore different genres – slave narratives, conversion narratives, call narratives, prayers, sermons, art – as well as the life and works of selected personalities. In addition, this course may include a seminar, workshop and/or retreat as part of the modalities of delivery. This course is graded pass/fail.

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No prerequisites required.