Adult Christian Education

Theology & Art tour of the Villalpando Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum

Theology & Art tour of the Villalpando Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum

Sundays, 10:00 A.M. to 10:45 A.M., Draesel Hall
Mark your calendars and join us when you can.

Feb 4, and 11: Episcobasics
What does it mean to be an Episcopalian? An Anglican? Are we Protestants or Catholics? (spoiler alert: Both!)

February 18 through March 18: Meeting Jesus in the Gospel of John
Meeting Jesus in the Gospel of John is a six-week journey into deeper intimacy with God through praying with the words of John the Evangelist. In addition to Sunday mornings in Lent, the series includes a beautiful 60-page journal inspires meditation on a daily verse from John, encouraging participants to respond through words, images, or however the Spirit leads. 

March 1, 8, and 15: St. Bonaventure's Tree of Life in Art & Spirituality
(offered at The Church of St. Francis of Assisi, 31st Street, NY, NY.) 
Father Beddingfield will be teaching this three-week course.  Registration is necessary through St. Francis of Assisi.

April 8, 15, 22, and 29: Getting to Know our Neighbors
We’ll discuss major works of art found in neighboring museums and churches.

May 6, 13, 20, and 27: The Virgin Mary: Handmaiden or Mother of God?               
We’ll use scripture and tradition to explore the place of the Virgin Mary in Christian spirituality and practice.

 

Recent Adult Christian Education classes have included:

October 1 and 8: Looking at Luther
Around the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, we’ll explore the life and theology of Martin Luther.

October 15, 22 and 29: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
We’ll explore the life and teachings of the theologian, anti-Nazi dissident, and pastor in Germany’s Confessing Church.

November 5, 12, 19, and 22: Bible Overview
For the month of November we will explore the Holy Bible together: Hebrew Scriptures, Apocrypha, Gospels, and New Testament letters.

Saturday, December 2: Advent Quiet Day
A mini-retreat at Holy Trinity from 9 am to 1 pm.
 

A Bible Study held in Draesel Hall as a part of our Sunday morning Adult Christian Formation.

A Bible Study held in Draesel Hall as a part of our Sunday morning Adult Christian Formation.