Bible Studies

Following the call for encounter opportunities for all, from the Diocese of Lansing, we are encouraging parishioners and interested parties to participate in our Alpha encounter program prior to signing up for formative bible studies and other adult programs.  If you have not already participated in Alpha or an encounter program such as , Life in the Spirit, Christ Renews His Parish, Cursillo, etc.     Register by going to http://wp.holyspiritrcs.org/alpha/

 

The Bible Timeline: The Story of Salvation 

by Jeff Cavins, Tim Gray, and Sarah Christmyer

Beginning January 26th  (24 Sessions)

Thursdays Bi-weekly  6:15  –  8:15 p.m. at the parish 

This is the foundational study in The Great Adventure Bible Study Series that has helped hundreds of thousands of Catholics learn to read the Bible.

The Bible Timeline is a fascinating study that takes participants on a journey through the entire Bible. They will go deep into each period of salvation history and discover the amazing story woven throughout all of Scripture. Using a unique color-coded system, they will learn the major people, places, and events of the Bible and see how they all come together to reveal the remarkable story of our faith.

Through the Bible Timeline this group will

  • Read 14 narrative books of the Bible and discover the amazing story woven throughout Scripture
  • Learn how the key people, places, and events in the Bible fit together to reveal Godís plan for humanity
  • Study the Bible from a Catholic perspective and see how our faith is rooted in Sacred Scripture
  • See how the events in the Old Testament are fulfilled in the New Testament by Christ and the Church
  • Gain a greater appreciation for the Scripture readings you hear during Mass
  • See how God reveals himself to us through Scripture and learn how God’s Word applies to your life today
  • Develop a life-long hunger for knowing God in his word and lay a strong foundation for further Bible reading and study

To register go to Bible Timeline Registration

For more information go to Ascension Press Bible Timeline

The Bible Timeline has been granted the Imprimatur.

 

A BIBLICAL WALK THRU THE MASS

Beginning March 7  (5 Sessions) 

Tuesdays 6:15  –  8:15 p.m. at the parish  

A Biblical Walk Through the Mass: Understanding What We Say and Do in the Liturgy – Ascension Press 

In A Biblical Walk Through the Mass, Dr. Edward Sri takes us on a unique tour of the Liturgy. Based on the revised translation of the Mass, this book explores the biblical roots of the words and gestures we experience in the Liturgy and explains their profound significance. This intriguing look at the Mass is sure to renew your faith and deepen your devotion to the Eucharist.

In A Biblical Walk Through the Mass you’ll:

  • Explore KEY ASPECTS OF THE MASS Sacrifice, Real Presence, and Holy Communion
  • Gain helpful insights for getting the most out of every Mass…and much more!

A great opportunity for personal study and growth during Lent.

To register go to Biblical Walk Through The Mass Registration 

For more information go to Ascension Press A Biblical Walk Through The Mass

    Biblical Walk Through the Mass  has been granted the Imprimatur