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Study Programs

A variety of enrichment programs and activities are offered year-round to help adults grow in faith by expanding their knowledge and deepening their personal relationship with Jesus Christ.   

FALL 2020 FAITH STUDIES

FAITH FORUM: Unique 1-Hour Monthly Presentations

MOVIE NIGHTS: Free film, popcorn & beverages

  

Walking With PurposeWalking With Purpose Women’s Scripture Studies (22 Sessions)

BEGINS September 21

Opening Your Heart - Introductory faith study perfect for ladies of all ages. Explore the richness of God’s Word and the relevance it has for your everyday life, relationships, struggles and concerns. Come as you are ready to learn, laugh & lighten your load. Bring a friend!

Keeping in Balance - Intermediate study. Do you feel pulled in many directions? Do you find it hard to balance the demands placed on your time? Is it difficult to manage all the details thrown your way? God wants to support and help us so that we can be our best in every season of our lives.

Touching the Divine - Advanced study based on the Gospel of John

In person or Virtual Sessions: Parish Center, Mondays (starts September 21) at 7:00-8:30 pm. Cost: $55 includes Study Book and Video Access. Register ASAP.  Downloadable Registration Form To join a Walking With Purpose study, contact Binka Moore at srolwwp@gmail.com or 267-280-7692.

Hear about the experience recent participants had attending this excellent program!

Click on these links:

Lucille-WWP-Testimony.mov

Jenny-WWP-Testimony.mov

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unlocking the mystery PHOTOUnlocking the Mystery of the Bible (8 sessions)

Many people want to read the Bible because they know it is God’s Word but give up because it is so complicated. This study helps you to get the “big picture” of the Bible by showing how fourteen narrative books of the Bible tell the complete story from Adam and Eve to Christ and the Church. In this video-based study, presenter Jeff Cavins will show you how to read the Bible so that you can actually understand it. Unlocking the Mystery of the Bible will help you discover the story of salvation history and understand how you fit into God’s plan. In person: Fr. Murphy Room, 8 Sundays (Beginning October 4) at 10:30 am. Cost: $20 Register by 10/2/20
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Bishop Robert Barron’s THE MASS (6 Sessions)

Walk through the Liturgy with Bishop Barron and be transformed through insights on this most privileged and intimate encounter with our Lord Jesus Christ. See how the Mass brings us out of the fallen world and into the heavenly realm, how it resonates with a call from God and a response from his people, the Church, and, most importantly, how we are intimately joined with the Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity of Jesus through the Holy Eucharist. 6 beautiful and engaging videos and discussion will help you understand how to fully, consciously, and actively participate in the source and summit of the Christian life. In person: Fr. Murphy Room, 6 Wednesdays (October 7-November 11) at 7:30-8:30 pm. Study Guide Cost: $25. Register by 10/2/20
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Dashed Hopes5DASHED HOPES: When Our Best-Laid Plans Fall Apart 

Alive in the Word Mini-Scripture Study. Where do we turn when our hopes are dashed, when we look at best-laid plans and see only shattered dreams? With fresh perspectives on Jeremiah's plans for "a future of hope," Jesus' agony in the garden, and Isaiah's promise of "a way in the wilderness," author Laura Kelly Fanucci offers hope for those wondering what comes next when life feels broken. In person: Fr. Murphy Room, Tuesdays (November 10, 17 & 24) at 7:30-8:30 pm. Virtual: Sundays (November 8, 15 & 22) at 7:00-8:00 pm. Cost: $8. Register by 10/23/20

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The One Thing is Three: How the Holy Trinity Explains Everything (10 sessions)

With humor and ease, Fr. Michael Gaitley, MIC, unlocks the 'one thing,' the key to the Church's wisdom, and the greatest mystery of the Catholic faith: the Most Holy Trinity. The 'One Thing' Is Three makes deep theology accessible to everyday Catholics. What's more, it makes even what's familiar or forgotten new, exciting, and relevant.  In person: Parish Center, 10 Saturdays (Beginning January 6, 2021) at 9:30-11:00 am. Study Materials Cost $40 Register by January 5, 2021
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To register for a faith study, contact Jane Selner at 215-699-4617 or jselner@srol.org