Risen Christ Catholic Parish has the following opportunity for Adult Catechesis for 2017-2018.
Additionally, all parishioners are welcome to attend the RCIA program to future enrich their faith study. For more information on the RCIA program and its schedule of topics, click here.
The History of the Catholic Church
An 8-week program by Msgr. J. Anthony McDaid
Msgr. J. Anthony McDaid will offer an 8 week course on the History of the Catholic Church, beginning on Wed. Oct. 11.
Four sessions will be held before Advent, and the remaining four sessions will be held starting in January, 2018.
Classes will be held on Wednesday mornings, following the 8:00 a.m. Mass until 10:15 a.m., and then repeated on Wednesday evenings, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Wed. Oct. 11 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Oct. 18 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Oct. 25 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Nov. 8 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Jan 17 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Jan. 24 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Jan. 30 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Wed. Feb. 7 8:45 a.m. or 6:30 p.m.
Topics will include: The First Christian Institutions / Persecution and Saints Peace between Empire and Church / Monasticism - Benedict and His Rule / Evangelizing Northern and Eastern Europe Crusades, Heresy, Inquisition / Francis, Dominic, and the Mendicants / Flowering of Church Art in the Middle Ages Medieval Mysticism / The Great Schism and the Conciliar Age / The Renaissance Church Luther, Calvin, and the Reformation / Catholic Responses - The Council of Trent Missionary Activity in Asia and the New World The Church in the Age of Reason The Second Vatican Council