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Pentateuch --St. Patrick (Dallas) 2/2

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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Pentateuch [Course #601]

The Pentateuch, also called the Torah or the Book of the Law, is the collection of the first five books of the Bible.  These books contain the story of the People of Israel from their religious prehistory to the threshold of the Promised Land.  In addition, these books contain the story of Creation and explain how sin entered the world.  The books of the Pentateuch include the covenantal relationship of God with his people, the laws given to them to seal the Covenant, and their liberation from bondage in Egypt.

Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain God’s creation and its goodness
  • Distinguish between the two creation stories
  • Explain God’s divine promise of salvation
  • Identify God’s covenants with Noah, Abraham, and Moses
  • Explain God’s covenantal relationship with His people
  • Describe the theology of the Exodus event
  • Understand the implications of God’s law
  • Understand the theology of God’s guidance to the Promised Land 

About this Class: Pentateuch

Dates /Times:

Tuesday June 10 and Wednesday June 11, 6:30 P.M.-9:00 P.M.

Must attend both sessions to receive credit.

Location:

St. Patrick Catholic Church, 9643 Ferndale Rd, Dallas, TX 75238   Map it

Instructor:

Stew Wester

Credit Hours:

5

Questions about the Location

Contact Marti Noel- 

When to Arrive
Plan to arrive by 6:15 P.M. to allow time to check-in, get a name tag and pick up your book.
What to Bring
Bring a bible, a writing instrument, and paper or a notebook to take notes.

 




Notes

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  • Instructor  SW #231
  • Course # 601
  • PC Course
  • Books through DCS
  • summer intensive