CCS-057 Evangelii Gaudium Course Outline

Evangelii Gaudium - The Joy of the Gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who encounter Jesus. Those who accept his offer of salvation are set free from sin, sorrow, inner emptiness and loneliness. With Christ joy is constantly born anew. In this Exhortation Pope Francis encourages the Christian faithful to embark upon a new chapter of evangelization marked by this joy, while pointing out new paths for the Church’s journey in years to come.

COURSE STRUCTURE AND HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Lesson One - Index 
  • Lesson Two - The Church's Missionary Transformation
  • Lesson Three - Amid the Crisis of Communal Commitment - Part One
  • Lesson Four - Amid the Crisis of Communal Commitment - Part Two
  • Lesson Five - The Proclamation of the Gospel - Part One
  • Lesson Six - The Proclamation of the Gospel - Part Two
  • Lesson Seven - The Social Dimension of Evangelization - Part One
  • Lesson Eight - The Social Dimension of Evangelization - Part Two
  • Lesson Nine - The Social Dimension of Evangelization - Part Three
  • Lesson Ten - Spirit-Filled Evangelizers

INSTRUCTOR: 

Father Stefano Penna

ONLINE VATICAN DOCUMENT:

Apostolic Exhortation. Evangelii Gaudium. Of The Holy Father Francis.

REFERENCES:

The Holy Bible.

ASSESSMENT:

Evangelii Gaudium consists of ten lessons and ten assignments.

TECHNICAL SKILLS AND EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS:

  • You must have Internet access. A high speed connection, either ADSL or cable, is recommended.
  • You should know how to use a web browser to navigate the web to locate educational resources and download files.
  • You will need the files management skills necessary to create directories, to save files and to retrieve files.