Silence – Theological
Qur’an Surah al-Baqarah
Qur’an – Surah Al Imran
My proposed themes begin with Qur’anic verses that serve as central threads of spirit and thought running throughout the Qur’an. Students will be assigned a variety of readings across different genres of theological engagement to encourage learning and enhance class discussion.
Ps 19:14 Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable to thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.
APOPHTHEGMATA PATRUM (5th century AD) (Sayings of the Desert Fathers and Desert Mothers) A brother came to Scetis to visit Abba Moses and asked him “Father, give me a word.” The old man said to him “Go, sit in your cell, and your cell will teach you everything.”