Catholic Bible Institute of Southern Arizona

 

 SCHEDULE OVERVIEW

All Monthly Sessions are on Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mass (optional) at 8:30 a.m. in Our Mother of Sorrows Church

Location: Our Mother of Sorrows Parish Hall, 1800 S. Kolb Road, Tucson, AZ  85710

SYLLABUS for YEAR ONE:

Aug. 22, 2015 – Orientation Session

Sept. 19, 2015 – NT Introduction & the Gospel of Mark

Oct. 17, 2015 – Synoptic Problem & Gospel of Matthew

Nov. 21, 2015 – Gospel of Luke & Acts of the Apostles

Dec. 12, 2015 – Gospel of John

Jan. 16, 2016 – Life & Letters of Paul

Feb. 20, 2015 – Deutero-Pauline Letters

March 19, 2016 – Hebrews & Catholic Epistles

April 16, 2016 – Book of Revelation

May 14, 2016 – New Testament Theology & Early Christian Literature

YEAR TWO: Old Testament (with Prof. Daniel Smith-Christopher)

SYLLABUS for YEAR TWO

Sept. 17, 2016 - Intro to Hebrew Scriptures

Oct. 22, 2016 – Torah/Pentateuch I

Nov. 12, 2016 – Torah/Pentateuch II

Dec. 10, 2016 – Historical & Prophetic Writings I

Jan. 28, 2017 – Historical & Prophetic Writings II

Feb. 18, 2017 – Exile & Rebuilding

March 18, 2017 – Diaspora, Wisdom & Apocalyptic Writings

April 29, 2017 – Psalms & Deutero–canonical Literature

May 20, 2017 – Wrap-up: Hebrew Theology for Christians

YEAR THREE: Practicum: Bible Study Leadership (led by CBI Team)

SYLLABUS FOR YEAR THREE:

Sept. 16, 2017 – Intro to Group Dynamics; Intro to Lectio Divina

Oct. 21, 2017 – Project Organization; Biblical Resources; Lectio Divina Practice

Nov. 18, 2017 – Conflict Resolution; More Biblical Resources; Lectio Divina Practice

Dec. 9, 2017 – Finalize Team Project Plans; Lectio Divina Practice

January to April 2018 – Implement Team Projects

May19, 2018 – Wrap-up Session

June 9, 2018 – Graduation Ceremony- Cathedral