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Introduction to Scripture- Prince of Peace Oct 21 & 28

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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Course #612. Introduction to Scripture. Participants in this course will obtain an overview of the Bible. It is a great place to start a more in depth Bible study program. This course will provide the participants with the basic concepts they need to begin the journey of navigating into the world of the scriptures. This course covers topics such as how the Bible came about, what were some of the cultural factors which influenced the events around the writing of the Old and New Testaments, and which Church Documents tell us about the Bible.

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

  • Understand the process of Bible composition and authorship
  • Understand the meaning of Scripture’s oral and written tradition
  • Describe the meaning of covenantal love
  • Identify the Bible’s literary forms
  • Identify the books of the Old and New Testaments
  • Identify the “Synoptic Gospels”
  • Explain the uniqueness of John’s Gospel
  • Understand how to read and how not to read the Bible
  • Be familiar with the Church Documents related to the study of Scriptures

 

Although the content of this course is appropriate for those beginning their journey with the Holy Scriptures, this course is considered a 5 credit hour elective course in the area of Scriptures in the advanced level of the formation plan. 


Introduction to Scripture at Prince of Peace

Language

English

Dates /Times:

Tues. Oct. 21 and Oct. 28, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM.  Must attend both sessions

Who should attend:

This course is ideal for those beginning their journey with the Holy Scriptures or those seeking a greater familiarity with God´s Revelation through His Word.  

All English speaking Catholics are welcome.

Location:

Prince of Peace Catholic Church 5100 W Plano Parkway, Plano TX  75093  Map it

Instructor:

Dorothy Jonaitis

Credit Hours:

5

Questions about the Location or the Course

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What to Bring
Bring a bible, a writing instrument, and paper or a notebook to take notes.
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Notes

For office use only

  • In House Course
  • No Books