|Fall Semester||Spring Semester|
October 6, 13, 20
November 3, 10, 17
December 8 & 15
January 5, 12, 26
February 2, 9, 16
March 1, 8, 15
April 5, 19, 26
May 3, 10, 17
Speaking the Truth in Love
Meets on Tuesdays from 7-8:30pm in the Church conference rooms.
September 24: Absolute Truth & Moral Relativism
Are claims about morality matters of opinion or do moral truths exist that are true in all circumstances?
October 8: Truth & Tolerance
Is it possible to love someone if you condemn their actions or lifestyle?
How does Jesus define love? What does it mean to love my neighbor as myself?
October 22: Suffering and the Moral Life
Why do Catholics say suffering can be “redemptive”? How should I respond to my own suffering
and the suffering of others?
November 12: The Indissolubility of Marriage
Why does the Catholic Church believe that death alone dissolves a valid marriage?
What’s the difference between an annulment and a divorce?
What about people who are divorced and then remarry outside the Church?
Break for Advent Bible Study on Tuesday Evenings
January 14: Homosexuality
What does the Catholic Church teach about LGBTQ issues?
January 28: Transgenderism
Is gender a societal construct? Can someone change their gender?
What does the Catholic Church say to someone who persistently identifies as the opposite sex?
February 11: An Ethic of Life
As Catholics, we believe life is sacred, and therefore must be protected, from conception to natural death.
How does this apply to abortion, the death penalty, and euthanasia?
February 25: Contraception
Why are Catholics against the use of artificial birth control?
What does the Church and the Bible teach about God’s plan for human sexuality?
Break for Lenten Bible Study on Tuesday Evenings
April 14: Women & the Church
Why are only men ordained priests? What role do women play in the Church?
April 28: The Church & the Sexual Abuse Crisis
For decades, priests all over the world sexually abused minors, and the Church covered it up.
Where do we go from here? How can we call the Church holy when it has such corrupt members?
Newcomers are always welcome! Come to whatever classes interest you.
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