2017-2018 Class Schedule

December 6 – Class 13: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 5 (I Believe in God) and Chapter 6 (Man and Woman in the Beginning), pp. 49-76

*December 10 – Rite of Acceptance 11:15 am Mass

December 13 – Class 14: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 7 (The Good News: God Has Sent His Son) and Chapter 8 (The Saving Death and Resurrection of Christ), pp. 77-100

December 20 – Class 15: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 9 (Receive the Holy Spirit) and Chapter 10 (The Church: Reflecting the Light of Christ), pp. 101-124

December 27Christmas Break

January 3 – Class 16: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 11 (The Four Marks of the Church) and Catholicism Project, Episode #5 – The Indispensable Men: Peter, Paul and the Missionary Adventure

January 10 –  Class 17: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 13 (Our Eternal Destiny) and Chapter 14 (The Celebration of the Paschal Mystery of Christ), pp. 151-180

January 17 – Class 18: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 15 (Baptism: Becoming a Christian) and Chapter 16 (Confirmation: Consecrated for Mission), pp. 181-200

January 24 –  Class 19: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 17 (The Eucharist: Source and Summit of the Christian Life), pp. 213-232

January 31 – Class 20: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 18 (Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation: God is Rich in Mercy) and Chapter 19 (Anointing the Sick and the Dying), pp. 233-260

February 7 – Class 21: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 20 (Holy Orders), pp. 261 – 276, and Chapter 22 (Sacramentals and Popular Devotions), pp. 293 – 306

February 14 – Class 22: Ash Wednesday. Attend Mass/Ash Wednesday service as a class.

*February 18 – Rite of Election, Cathedral of St. Thomas More, 3901 Cathedral Lane, Arlington, VA 22203, 2:30 pm (Tentative date)

February 21 – Class 23: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 21 (The Sacrament of Marriage), pp. 277- 292, Courage Video: Desire of the Everlasting Hills

February 28 – Class 24: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 23 (Life in Christ – Part One) and Chapter 24 (Life in Christ – Part Two), pp. 307-322

*March 4 – 1st Scrutiny: 11:15 am Mass

 March 7 – Class 25: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 25 (The First Commandment: Believe in the True God) and Chapter 26 (The Second Commandment: Reverence God’s Name), Chapter 27 (The Third Commandment: Reverence God’s Name), pp. 339-371

*March 11 – 2nd Scrutiny: 11:15 am Mass

March 14 – Class 26: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 28 (The Fourth Commandment: Love the Lord’s Day), and Chapter 29 (The Fifth Commandment: Promote the Culture of Life), pp. 373-402

*March 18 – 3rd Scrutiny: 11:15 am Mass

March 21 – Class 27: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 30 (The Sixth Commandment: Marital Fidelity) and Chapter 33 (The Ninth Commandment: Practice Purity of Heart), pp. 403-416 and 439-446

March 28 – Class 28: Wednesday of Holy Week, preparation for the Easter Vigil

March 29 – Holy Thursday – Chrism Mass

March 30 – Good Friday

March 31 – Holy Saturday/Easter Vigil – Rehearsal at 8:00 am in the church

 April 4 – Easter Break. No class.

April 11 – Class 29: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 31 (The Seventh Commandment: Do Not Steal – Act Justly), Chapter 32 (The Eighth Commandment: Tell the Truth), and Chapter 34 (The Tenth Commandment: Embrace Poverty of Spirit), pp. 417-438 and 446-457

April 18 – Class 30: Catholicism Project Episode #9 – The Fire of His Love, Prayer and the Life of the Spirit

April 25 – Class 31: U. S. Catholic Catechism for Adults, Chapter 35 (God Calls Us to Pray) and Chapter 36 (Jesus Taught Us to Pray), pp. 461-495

May 2 – Class 32: Last Class – Review and Social

May 9 – Class 33: Possible snow date reschedule

 

Contacts:

Rev. Bjorn Lundberg (540)662-5858, father.lundberg@sacredheartwinchester.org

Rev. Eric Shafer, (540)662-5858, frshafershw@gmail.com

Mr. Mark Maines (540) 450-6983, deaconmaines@sacredheartwinchester.org

Ms. Lisa Anthony-Price (540)533-6782, lanthony@sacredheartwinchester.org

 

References:

Catechism of the Catholic Church

Evangelium Vitae

Gadium et Spes

Humanae Vitae

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

The Holy See (Vatican.va)