Fr. Viscardi & Dr. Carmody to lead Summer Institute of Christian Spirituality

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 1:15pm
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Students enrolled in the 2014 Summer Institute of Christian Spirituality will enjoy instruction from Spring Hill College professors Fr. Christopher Viscardi, S.J., and Dr. Timothy Carmody.

Housed at the Ignatius House Retreat Center, a Jesuit retreat in northwest Atlanta, the Summer Institute offers four individual courses in theology with a spiritual focus. Students may take the classes for credit as part of SHC's Master of Theological Studies degree or enroll in the courses for personal spiritual enrichment.

The Institute courses are scheduled to run as follows:

  • June 16-19 - Prayer and Discernment I & II - Fr. Chris Viscardi, S.J. 
  • June 20-22 - Pope Francis: the Man, Priest, Jesuit - Fr. Mark Lewis, S.J.,
  • June 23-26 - The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius I & II - Fr. Chris Viscardi, S.J. 
  • June 27-29) - Jesus and the Culture of Encounter - Dr. Timothy Carmody


Fr. Viscardi is the division chair of theology at Spring Hill College. Dr. Carmody is the graduate program director for SHC's theology department.