SpIRE Spirituality Institute

SpIRE Autumn 2015 Public Lectures

The Spirituality of Rainer Maria Rilke – Prof Mark Burrows

Prof Mark Burrows from Germany, a past-President of the international Society for the Study of Christian Spirituality, speaks on the topic “The Ripening: Imagining a truer God (and self) with the poet Rainer Maria Rilke”

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The Spirituality of Henri Nouwen – Dr Riaan Van der Merwe

The ‘spirituality of ‘vulnerability’ was one of the key themes of a multi-media presentation by Dr Riaan van der Merwe on the life and work of Henri Nouwen.