Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem (Photo by Michael Trainor).
Expand your horizons with a stroll on the ancient streets of Jerusalem and Rome, deepen your knowledge and understanding of the foundations of western society, immerse yourself in the social and cultural contexts of Christianity’s emergence and contemporary expressions.
The Faculty of Theology and Philosophy is extending an invitation to all ACU staff to explore our range of international study tours taking place throughout 2017, and to take part as an audit participant.
The Roman Forum (Photo by Jo Laffin).
Spirituality in the Catholic Tradition Rome: 17 to 30 September 2017 Explore more than two thousand years of Catholic Spirituality; deepen your understanding of the lived experience of faith in the unique environment of Rome, with spirituality, history, theology and liturgy interwoven in a rich tapestry of experiences (including two nights in Assisi). Led by: Drs Josephine Laffin and Maeve Heaney
Engaging the Gospel in the Land of Jesus: A Pilgrimage Israel: 27 November to 8 December 2017 Journey through the heart of Jerusalem while evaluating the contribution of archaeology to an appreciation and understanding of the Bible, especially the gospels, understand the geographical, socio-historical and cultural roots of Judaism and Christianity; and appreciate the different faith communities in the Middle East today, especially Judaism and Islam. Led by: Rev Dr Michael Trainor
More information Please visit the website for further details about each of our study tours, including the itinerary, how to apply, as well as the contact details for tour leaders, should you have any questions, or wish to discuss.