Who is the Catholic Church?
The Life and Mission of Catholicism
Dates: May 14, 21 and 28, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
- The Church in the Scriptures
- Threefold mission: worship, teach, serve.
- The origin of the word “Catholic”
- Is Peter the first Pope? Examining the bold Catholic claim
- Do we need a hierarchy? Spirituality and institutional religion
- The Identity of the Church: Mother, Bride of Christ, Teacher, People of God, Family of God, Body of Christ
- The Holy Spirit: the soul of the Church
- The self-understanding of the early church
- Discerning your place in the Body of Christ
Who can attend?
Free! A free will offering will be collected to benefit OLV's Burmese Scholarship fund.