TH 110 - Sacred Scripture for Catechists
An introduction to the revelation of God through His Word. The course offers a summary of the story of the covenant, and introduces the major figures and events of salvation history.
Prerequisites & Notes
This course is required for the Certificate in Catholic Catechesis and also may be taken as an elective in undergraduate theology programs.
Course Learning Objectives
1.) Explain the Catholic perspective on Biblical interpretation, translation, canon, use, and authority.
2.) List and describe key figures of the Old Testament: Adam and Eve, Noah, Abraham, Moses, Samuel, David, Isaiah, Ezekiel, Jeremiah
3.) List and describe key figures of the New Testament: Jesus, Peter, Paul
4.) List and describe key events of salvation history: Creation, The Fall, The Flood, The Abrahamic Covenant, The Exodus, The Rise and Fall of the kingdom, The Prophecy of the Messiah, The Coming of the Messiah
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