Newman Theological College
CCS 051 Understanding Sacred Scripture - The Catholic Approach

Understanding Sacred Scripture will examine the ways in which Catholics approach the study and understanding of Sacred Scripture

COURSE STRUCTURE AND HIGHLIGHTS:

Lesson 1: Providentissimus Deus - Part One
Lesson 2: Providentissimus Deus - Part Two
Lesson 3: Divino Afflante Spiritu - Part One
Lesson 4: Divino Afflante Spiritu - Part Two
Lesson 5: Sancta Matter Ecclesia - Part One
Lesson 6: Sancta Matter Ecclesia - Part Two
Lesson 7: Dei Verbum - Part One
Lesson 8: Dei Verbum - Part Two
Lesson 9: On The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church - Part One
Lesson 10: On The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church - Part Two

INSTRUCTOR

Dr. Stephane Saulnier

TEXTBOOK

Online Resources

REFERENCES

Catechism of the Catholic Church.

The Holy Bible.

ASSESSMENT

Understanding Sacred Scripture consists of ten lessons and ten assignments, as well as weekly discussions; with each assignment weighted at 10% (percent) of the total grade. Completion of the entire course is determined by either a pass or fail.

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.