Bulletin Announcements

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Is there an upcoming course that others within your parish would enjoy? 

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The Creed: What We Believe

Jan 15 - Feb 18

More than a statement of belief, learn how the Creed is a prayer, a revelation, a way of life, and the shared identity of the Christian community. Explore who God is, and the meaning of faith.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by January 10th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50

 

Sacraments: The Fabric of Catholic Life

Jan 15 - Feb 18

Sacramentality is the evidence of God’s presence in the world. Investigate how the sacraments of initiation, healing, and communion help us to recognize this presence throughout our lives.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by January 10th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50

 

A Catholic View of Today's Families

Jan 22 - Feb 11

Discuss the pastoral challenges and opportunities in the changing realities of post-modern family life in the U.S. Enter the dialogue through family stories voiced by persons who experience them.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by January 17th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $25

 

Living Community: Insight from L'Arche

Feb 5 - Mar 17

Discover the transformative power of vulnerability, and how the diversity of human abilities can lead to a deeper encounter with one another and with God.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by January 31st at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50

 

Old Testament Narrative

Feb 5 - Mar 10

Would you like a better grasp on how all the pieces of the Old Testament fit together?  This course maps out the Old Testament narrative through Creation, Covenant, Prophecy, and Kingship.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by January 31st at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50

 

Lent 2020: Reflecting Together

Feb 19 - Mar 31

Take an opportunity to read and reflect on the Sunday readings during the first five weeks of Lent.  Join in discussing how the gifts we have from God call us to service and mission.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by February 14th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50

 

John in Holy Week and Easter

Mar 11 - Mar 31

Explore the Passion Narrative in John and other Johannine themes from the liturgy from Holy Week throughout the Easter season.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by March 6th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $25

 

The Joy of the Gospel

Feb 26 - Mar 31

Pope Francis calls us to be engaged in the joy of the Gospel, embracing a vision that transforms the Church into an evangelizing community, inviting the world to encounter Christ

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by February 21st at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50

 

Spiritual Practices

Mar 11 - Mar 31

Examine Catholic spiritual practices, ranging from traditional practices such as the Rosary and lectio divina, to centering prayer, praying with images, and hospitality.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by March 6th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $25

 

The Online Book Club: Barking to the Choir  by Fr. Gregory Boyle, S.J.

Apr 15 - May 19

In this book Fr. Boyle shares compelling stories of his “homies,” reflecting on the importance of acknowledging the humanity of all people, clarifying God’s vision of kinship for all of us.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by April 10th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $25

 

Retiring Gracefully

Apr 15 - May 19

Explore how God is present in the sometimes perplexing and uncertain process of retirement, from anticipation to realization of life after full-time employment.

A non-credit, online enrichment course from Boston College’s STM Online: Crossroads

Please register by October 4th at bc.edu/crossroads.  Fee: $50