Date posted: Mar 16, 2018
Three or Four Weeks
This course explores three key events in Luke’s portrayal of Mary as the mother of Jesus: the Annunciation, the Visitation, and, the proclamation of the Canticle of Mary. Explore these and other images of the Blessed Mother through the centuries and what they tell us about the call to trust God’s plan, the active dimension of receiving God’s work, and the value of human encounters for deepening our understanding of the divine work in our lives.
This course has a required text: Catherine Upchurch. Mary, Favored of God. Little Rock Scripture Study, 2016
Week 1: Annunciation
Week 2: Visitation
Week 3: the Canticle of Mary
This course includes:
All Crossroads courses include these features:
Additional Materials Needed:
Catherine Upchurch. Mary, Favored of God. Little Rock Scripture Study, 2016.
A participant can expect to spend an average of 3-4 hours each week. This commitment includes both preparation and interaction online.
Catherine Upchurch; Mary Christine Athans, B.V.M.
Updates on Boston College's preparations for the fall semester can be found at bc.edu/reopen