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Christopher J. Thompson

Dean, The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity; Murphy Institute Co-director, 2018-2019
Degree
Ph.D., Marquette University, 1994
M.A., Saint Louis University, 1987
B.A., Creighton University, 1982
Phone
(651) 962-5050
Mail
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
University of St.Thomas
2260 Summit Ave.
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Areas of Teaching and Research 

  • Fundamental Moral Theology
  • Thomistic Moral Theology 

Summer 2019 Courses

Summer 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
DVPT 625 - 01 Rural Ministry/Practicum M T W R F - - 0900 - 1500

Days of Week:

M T W R F - -

Time of Day:

0900 - 1500

Location:

Course Registration Number:

30243 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

2 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Christopher J. Thompson, James F. Ennis

Explores the issues, rewards, and challenges encountered in rural parish ministry. The course fosters theological reflection and pastoral response through study and an onsite practicum where students dialogue with rural people, Catholic priests, and other ministers serving in rural settings.

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Location Time Day(s)

Fall 2019 Courses

Fall 2019 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
DVMT 601 - 01 Fundamental Moral Theology M - - R - - - 1315 - 1445 BEC 101

Days of Week:

M - - R - - -

Time of Day:

1315 - 1445

Location:

BEC 101

Course Registration Number:

41696 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

3 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Christopher J. Thompson

Enables students to think systematically about the Christian moral life within the framework of the Catholic tradition, while more broadly engaging current debates in Christian ethics and moral theory. Following the Second Vatican Council's call for a renewal of moral theology, the course draws on the sources of Scripture and tradition, as well as theology, philosophy, and ecumenical converstaion. Students will gain a broad theological understanding of human freedom and human nature, conscience, moral norms and systems, sin, the virtues and the Catholic understanding of moral goodness

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)
DVMT 601 - 02 Fundamental Moral Theology - T - - - - - 1815 - 2115 BEC 105

Days of Week:

- T - - - - -

Time of Day:

1815 - 2115

Location:

BEC 105

Course Registration Number:

43076 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

3 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Christopher J. Thompson

Enables students to think systematically about the Christian moral life within the framework of the Catholic tradition, while more broadly engaging current debates in Christian ethics and moral theory. Following the Second Vatican Council's call for a renewal of moral theology, the course draws on the sources of Scripture and tradition, as well as theology, philosophy, and ecumenical converstaion. Students will gain a broad theological understanding of human freedom and human nature, conscience, moral norms and systems, sin, the virtues and the Catholic understanding of moral goodness

Schedule Details

Location Time Day(s)

J-Term 2020 Courses

J-Term 2020 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location