Established by The Rt. Rev. Dr. Craig J. N. de Paulo in order to provide advance training in Old Catholic theology and related fields to the American hierarchy, clergy and laity, the Institute for Old Catholic Theology is authorized to grant a graduate Diploma in Old Catholic Theology by the authority of the Faculty of Theology of the Collegium Augustinianum Graduate School of Philosophy and Theology.
The Institute for Old Catholic Theology will offer an annual intensive summer course open to Old Catholic bishops, clergy and laypeople seeking advanced study of Old Catholic theology from June 11-14, 2020 held at St. Willibrord Priory in Mohnton, Pennsylvania.
The Institute focuses on Old Catholic theological methodology, patristic theology and traditional Old Catholic approaches to dogmatic theology, historical theology, moral theology, sacramentalogy and ecclesiology. The esteemed Faculty and Fellows of the Collegium Augustinianum Graduate School of Philosophy and Theology serve as the Institute Faculty along with distinguished Guest Lecturers and Visiting Scholars from the University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University and Villanova University.
The total cost of the summer course is $1,050.00, which includes a Continental breakfast and lunch every day. Limited Housing is also available St. Willibrord Hall at $60.00 per day. The 2020 Summer Pre-Registration is now open for OCC Members, who receive a discounted tuition rate! A minimum of 50% of the course tuition is due at the time of registration and the remaining 50% is due May 7, 2020. Housing fees must be paid at the time of registration for reservation.
The four-day long summer course will include lectures, workshops and symposia in addition to plenty of occasions for socializing and prayer. The cost of the course also includes excursions to Lancaster County. Participants who complete the course will receive a Graduate Diploma in Old Catholic Theology from the Collegium Augustinianum Graduate School of Philosophy and Theology.
Clergy graduates are eligible to be Licensed for Old Catholic Ministry by the Old Catholic Confederation after the successful completion of six courses in Old Catholic theology, Sacramental theology, Moral theology, Spiritual theology, Liturgical Praxis and Spiritual Direction.
For more information on the Institute Summer Course, please contact the Office of the Chancery at email@example.com. Or to register, please fill out the registration form below and make your tuition payment via the OCC paypal. Thank you! You may also visit the registration page at St. Willibrord Priory.