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MATTHEW The King and His Kingdom – Bible Studies through April 19, 2017

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MATTHEW  The King and His Kingdom

Take part in a 24-part Bible Study featuring Jeff Cavins.

Beginning on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, and running weekly through Wednesday, April 19, 2017, this exciting study brings the Gospel to life and draws you closer to Christ. You will see Jesus as the awaited Messiah who fulfills the promises and prophecies of the Old Testament, establishes the New Law, and inaugurates the Kingdom of Heaven. Set in the rich context of Jesus’ life, Matthew shows us who Jesus is and what his life and teachings mean for us today.

Facilitating these studies is Daniel Chinn, a graduate of Conception Abbey seminary. The dates coincide with the Little Saints program on Wednesday evenings.

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM   Location: Jennie Halley’s classroom at St. Gregory’s school. Cost: $30 for a workbook (Couples may, if they like, share, or order two.

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Contact the Parish Office or Michele Moon for more information.

Study Session dates:

Dates Session (Video Times)
Wed., September 7, 2016 1. Introduction (49:20)
September 14, 2016 2. Matthew 1– Jesus: The Son of David, the Son of Abraham (52:21)
September 21, 2016 3. Matthew 2 – The King in Exile (55:52)
October 5, 2016 4. Matthew 3 – John: The Forerunner to the King (50:50)
October 12, 2016 5. Matthew 4 – The Tempting of the King (56:38)
October 26, 2016 6. Matthew 5 – The Bar Is Raised by the King (56:53)
November 2, 2016 7. Matthew 6 – Personal Piety (55:50)
November 9, 2016 8. Matthew 7 – Choices in the Kingdom (55:21)
November 16, 2016 9. Matthew 8 – The King’s Power Demonstrated (47:02)
November 30, 2016 10. Matthew 9 – New Wine, New Wineskins (55:57)
December 7, 2016 11. Matthew 10 – Jesus Commissions the Twelve (56:23)
December 14, 2016 12. Matthew 11–12 – Jesus Confronts an Evil Generation (52:41)
January 11, 2017 13. Matthew 13 – Parables of the Kingdom (56:16)
January 18, 2017 14. Matthew 14–15 – Instructions to the Twelve (56:31)
January 25, 2017 15. Matthew 16 – Jesus Establishes the Church (59:02)
February 8, 2017 16. Matthew 17 –The Transfiguration (54:08)
February 15, 2017 17. Matthew 18 – Characteristics of the Christian Community (59:19)
February 22, 2017 18. Matthew 19 – Marriage: A Demonstration of God’s Love (60:47)
March 8, 2017 19. Matthew 20–21 – Stepping Down into Greatness (57:23)
March 15, 2017 20. Matthew 22–23 – “Let’s Get Real” (57:42)
March 22, 2017 21. Matthew 24–25 – Jesus Predicts the End of an Era (51:09)
April 5, 2017 22. Matthew 26 – The Trial of the Christ (56:16)
April 12, 2017 23. Matthew 27 – The Passion of the King (56:44)
April 19, 2017 24. Matthew 28 and Conclusion – The Triumph of the King (44:53)
Elaine Plackemeier
Author: Elaine Plackemeier