Aug 11, 2022  
2017-2018 Saint Joseph’s College Online 
2017-2018 Saint Joseph’s College Online [Archived Catalog]

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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.

Assignment Overview
5 Lessons

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

Credits: 1

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