THEOLOGICAL PASTORAL STUDIES FOR SALESIAN BROTHERS

This is a two-year program designed according to the norms of the specific formation of the Salesian Brother and aimed at providing the lay Salesian preparation appropriate to his specific vocation (SOB const. 116). It comprises courses on “Christian morality, the Theology of consecrated life, deeper insights on the bible and liturgy, aspects of pastoral theology and catechesis, and the social teachings of the Church” (Ratio 10.2.3.1). It further offers the student a deepening in his knowledge of the spiritual heritage of the Salesian Congregation (Special General Chapter 688).