St Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church http://stmarywhiting.org/ 60 Byzantine Bible Bootcamp http://stmarywhiting.org/news_180205_1.html Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stmarywhiting.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/LENT-2018/Copy-of-Copy-of-Byzantine-Bible-Bootcamp.jpg&archive=0&final_h=315&final_w=560&percent=100"><p>Byzantine&nbsp;Catholics&nbsp;don&rsquo;t&nbsp;just&nbsp;read&nbsp;the&nbsp;scriptures;&nbsp;it&rsquo;s&nbsp;a&nbsp;house&nbsp;we&nbsp;dwell&nbsp;in.&nbsp;Our&nbsp;liturgical&nbsp;life&nbsp;breaks&nbsp;open&nbsp;the&nbsp;scriptures&nbsp;for&nbsp;us&nbsp;and&nbsp;allows&nbsp;us&nbsp;to&nbsp;enter&nbsp;into&nbsp;God&rsquo;s&nbsp;pattern&nbsp;of&nbsp;divine&nbsp;life.</p> <p>This is an introductory course that takes us through the basics of Byzantine Catholic Bible: What the Bible is for us, how we read it, and how we live it both in the church and in the world.</p> <p>This&nbsp;is&nbsp;intended&nbsp;as&nbsp;a&nbsp;&ldquo;lecture&nbsp;and&nbsp;lab&nbsp;course.&rdquo;&nbsp;We&nbsp;will&nbsp;meet&nbsp;at&nbsp;3:45&nbsp;pm&nbsp;at&nbsp;St.&nbsp;Mary&nbsp;Byzantine&nbsp;Catholic&nbsp;Church&nbsp;to&nbsp;discuss&nbsp;the&nbsp;theme.&nbsp;Then&nbsp;we&nbsp;will&nbsp;celebrate&nbsp;vespers&nbsp;and&nbsp;experience&nbsp;how&nbsp;our&nbsp;liturgy&nbsp;puts&nbsp;it&nbsp;all&nbsp;together.&nbsp;</p> <p>Cost&nbsp;is&nbsp;$25,&nbsp;which&nbsp;includes&nbsp;a&nbsp;Revised&nbsp;Standard&nbsp;Version&nbsp;Catholic&nbsp;Edition&nbsp;of&nbsp;the&nbsp;Bible.&nbsp;&nbsp;To&nbsp;register,&nbsp;email&nbsp;donnatang13@gmail.com.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Please&nbsp;bring&nbsp;your&nbsp;payment&nbsp;to&nbsp;the&nbsp;first&nbsp;class.&nbsp;Make&nbsp;checks&nbsp;payable&nbsp;to&nbsp;St.&nbsp;Mary&nbsp;Byzantine&nbsp;Catholic&nbsp;Church.<br />Deadline&nbsp;for&nbsp;registration&nbsp;is&nbsp;Sunday,&nbsp;Febuary&nbsp;11.</p> <p>The&nbsp;five-week&nbsp;class&nbsp;will&nbsp;be&nbsp;taught&nbsp;by<br />Fr.&nbsp;Andrew&nbsp;Summerson&nbsp;S.Th.D.&nbsp;(Cand.), parish&nbsp;priest&nbsp;of&nbsp;St.&nbsp;Mary&nbsp;Church,&nbsp;Whiting.<br />he&nbsp;holds&nbsp;degrees&nbsp;from&nbsp;John&nbsp;Carroll&nbsp;University,&nbsp;the&nbsp;Pontifical&nbsp;Gregorian&nbsp;University,&nbsp;and&nbsp;the&nbsp;Pontifical&nbsp;Patristic&nbsp;Institute.&nbsp;He&nbsp;has&nbsp;also&nbsp;been&nbsp;a&nbsp;guest&nbsp;commentator&nbsp;for&nbsp;papal&nbsp;events&nbsp;for&nbsp;Vatican&nbsp;Radio&nbsp;and&nbsp;EWTN.</p></div> St Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church http://stmarywhiting.org/news_180205_1.html