Explore the difficulties and direction in Buddhist Ministry within the Western context. Also, through a person-centered educational process, explore ways and means to develop one’s personal ministry for the west. To study and evaluate an educational process will be the core element of the course.
Course format: Lecture/seminar with research papers, which includes personal reflection documents within the words of the Buddhist teachers. Course is intended for MA students with an emphasis on ministry and chaplaincy.

HRCE 3014 : Issues in Shin Buddhist Ministry