Semester 2 unit: The Art of Reconciliation

Reverend Dr Tim McCowan

This unit explores the possibilities and challenges of growing into agents of reconciliation in Australia today. It will examine:

  • Theological foundations for a ministry of presence and reconciliation today;
  • Key causes and effects of relational breakdown and dysfunction in Australia, including between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians;
  • Gifts and challenges of engaging in forgiveness and reconciliation with First Nation Australians, and in wider personal and social relationships;
  • The art of fostering justice, truth, mercy and peace in the church and society;

Personal and communal resources for sustaining a ministry of presence and reconciliation across diverse contexts in Australia.

Unit Code DP3030s | DP3730S | DP9030S | DP9730S
Level Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Study Mode Face-to-face (Tuesday mornings)
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Mid-year enrolments are now open.

This unit is due to run in semester 2, 2019. To find out more about the unit, enrolments, or to make an appointment to meet with a course advisor, please contact the College.

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