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Acts of the Apostles, Good Shepherd (Garland) Tues. Feb. 10, 17 and 24

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Acts of the Apostles (Course #609) The Second volume of Luke’s gospel, the Acts of the Apostles, describes how the Salvation promised to Israel in the Old Testament and accomplished by Jesus has, now, under the guidance of the Holy Spirit been extended to the gentiles. Acts presents a faith experience rooted in the History of Israel and spread to Christian communities in the early Church through the Ministry of Jesus Christ first followers from the resurrection of Christ to Paul’s first Roman imprisonment.

Objectives

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

  • Describe the beginnings of the Church as presented in Acts
  • Describe the presence and action of the Holy Spirit in the emerging Church
  • Describe how the Church spread
  • Explain the inauguration of the Gentile Mission
  • Trace Paul’s missionary journeys
  • Mention the events around Paul’s imprisonments
  • Understand the importance of Acts in the ongoing evangelizing and catechetical process

This is an advanced level course of 5 hours.

Language

English

Dates /Times:

Tuesdays Feb. 10, 17 and 24 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 P.M.

Must attend the three sessions to receive credit.

Who may attend:

All parishes are welcome to send catechists to learn and reflect on the beginnings of the Early Church

Location:

Good Shepherd (Buen Pastor)

214 S Garland Ave

Instructor:

Deacon Jim Harris

Credit Hours:

5

Questions about the Location or this Class

Please contact Blanca Alanis (972) 276-8587 E-mail:

Space is limited.

What to Bring
Bring a writing material and paper to take notes.

To Register

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Please contact Blanca Alanis (972) 276-8587 E-mail:

 

Notes

In-House  Open