Welcome to Year 3 of Bible Study at the Cathedral! 

Classes are held on Mondays at 7:00 p.m. via ZOOM. A ZOOM link will be sent to registered students. 

On this page you will find the syllabus, class notes, and other supplemental material. Return frequently to find updates.

We will continue to use the Little Rock Study Bible, although any Catholic Bible is fine. 

We will use Come and See: Exile and Return.

Please keep your Catechism of the Catholic Church in your study area.

TEXTS: 

  • Little Rock Catholic Study Bible (but any Catholic Bible one is fine)
  • Come and See workbook – Exile and Return
  • Catechism of the Catholic Church

Recommended Interesting Texts

  • Introduction to the Bible – A Catholic Guide to Studying Scripture, Stephen J. Binz
  • The Real Story – Understanding the Big Picture of the Bible, Edward Sri and Curtis Martin 
  • The Bible Compass – A Catholic’s Guide to Navigating the Scriptures, Edward Sri
  • And God Said What? An Introduction to Biblical Literary Forms, Margaret Nutting Ralph
  • The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church, The Pontifical Biblical Commission
  • Verbum Domini (The Word of the Lord), Post-Syndodal Apostolic Exhortation of the Holy Father Benedict XVI

Summer Reading: Please read before the first class:

August 16, 2021 – Intro to Bible Study; The Exile; Genesis 1 – 5

August 23, 2021 – Genesis 6 – 11

August 30, 2021 – Second Isaiah: Isaiah 40 – 45

September 6, 2021 – No Class – Labor Day

September 13, 2021 – Second Isaiah: Isaiah 46 – 55

September 20, 2021 – Apocalyptic Literature; Ezekiel 1-3

September 27, 2021 – Ezekiel 4- 14

October 4, 2021 – Ezekiel 15 – 24

October 11, 2021 – Ezekiel 25 – 32

October 18, 2021 – Ezekiel 33 – 42

October 25, 2021 – Ezekiel 43 – 48

November 1, 2021 – Daniel 1 – 6

November 8, 2021 – Daniel 7 – 12

November 15, 2021 – Daniel 13-14; Third Isaiah: Isaiah 56 – 66

November 22, 2021 – Ezra 1 – 6

November 29, 2021 – Ezra 7 – 10

December 6, 2021 – Nehemiah 1 – 6

December 13, 2021 – Nehemiah 7 – 13

December 20, 2021 – Esther 1 – 16

December 27, 2021 and Jan 3, 2022 – NO CLASS – MERRY CHRISTMAS, HAPPY NEW YEAR

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