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Old Testament- Our Lady of the Lake (Rockwall) (4 sessions starting 9/4)

Thursday, September 4, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM


303. The Old Testament presents an inspired series of literary works ranging from history to prophecy. The books of the Old Testament lead us through the story of the Hebrew people, their covenantal relationship with God, and the story of their journey leading up to the promised Messiah. 


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

  • Understand how God reveals Himself through the Word, which lives and is active in the lives of God’s chosen people
  • Understand what is meant by Divine Revelation
  • Explain the Old Testament themes of covenant and freedom
  • Identify major figures and events in Hebrew Scripture
  • Recognize the original context and the literary genres of Biblical writings
  • Describe the process of the formation and selection of the Old Testament Scriptures


This is an intermediate level course of 10 hours. Click here for a chart of the Continuing Faith Formation plan.

 About this Class: Old Testament



Dates /Times:

Thursdays Sept. 4, 11, 18, and 25 from 6:30 P.M.-9:00 P.M.

Must attend the four sessions to receive credit.

Who can attend:

Anyone interested in furthering their formation in the Catholic faith.


Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church

1305 Damascus Rd, Rockwall, TX 75087   map it


Jeff Vehige

Credit Hours:


Questions about the Location

Contact Sara Campbell  972-961-9384

The parish will provide light snacks to welcome all participants.

When to Arrive
On the first day, 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.

This class is full.  



For office use only

  • Parish Requested Course
  • Books through DCS