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Introduction to Scripture- St. Pius X (Dallas) 6 /9 & 11

Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location(s): Spiritual Life Center 2707 San Vicente Drive

Introduction to Scripture (#612)   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 covenantial 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

 

This is an elective course

Introduction to Scripture at St. Pius X (Dallas)

Language

English

Dates /Times:

Tuesday and Thursday, June 9 & 11, 2015

Must attend both sessions to receive credit.

Who can attend:

Catechists from all grades, adult faith formation catechists  and anyone interested in Scripture or becoming a catechist,

Location:

St. Pius X , Dallas, Spiritual Life Center 2707 San Vicente 75228 (located in a house, 1 block behind Parish Church on the corner of Shiloh Road and San Vicente)

Instructor:

Anita St. Clair 

Credit Hours:

5

Questions about the Course

Anita St. Clair 972-279-6155

How to Register

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What to Bring

Bring  a Bible and a writing instrument, and paper or a notebook to take notes.

Notes

Books through DCS

In-house course

Instructor: Anita St. Clair