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Christopher J. Thompson

Associate Professor of Moral Theology and Director of the Center for Theological Formation
Degree
Ph.D., Marquette University, 1994
M.A., Saint Louis University, 1987
B.A., Creighton University, 1982
Office
Fr. Charles Froehle Administration Bldg., Room 111H
Phone
(651) 962-5966
Fax
(651) 962-5790
Mail
The Saint Paul Seminary School of Divinity
University of St. Thomas
2260 Summit Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105

CVflagicon 37x17x96‌: Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Teaching and Research

  • Fundamental Moral Theology
  • Thomistic Moral Theology

Faculty Accomplishments

Spring 2018 Courses

Spring 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
DVMT 601 - 01 Moral Theology - T - - - - - 1815 - 2115 BEC 105

Days of Week:

- T - - - - -

Time of Day:

1815 - 2115

Location:

BEC 105

Course Registration Number:

20557 (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

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Summer 2018 Courses

Summer 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
DVPT 625 - 01 Rural Ministry/Practicum M T W R F - - 0900 - 1500 BEC 105

Days of Week:

M T W R F - -

Time of Day:

0900 - 1500

Location:

BEC 105

Course Registration Number:

30443 (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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Fall 2018 Courses

Fall 2018 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
CSMA 593 - 02 Integral Ecology M - - - - - - 1800 - 2100 55S 207

Days of Week:

M - - - - - -

Time of Day:

1800 - 2100

Location:

55S 207

Course Registration Number:

42654 (View in ClassFinder)

Credit Hours:

3 Credit Hours

Instructor:

Christopher J. Thompson

Topics courses examine in detail a small, focused set of questions arising from one or more of the disciplines within the graduate Catholic Studies program. Topics and instructors will vary.

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