Sunday Bible Study
Description: To help interested adult members of St. Lawrence Parish become more familiar with God, Our Father, and Our Lord, Jesus Christ, through the Scriptures, by actively using both our Faith AND our Reason.
Josef Kie-Sioe Tan leads this class. Besides earning his Ph.D. in BioMedical Engineering, JKTan was tutored in Scriptures by the late Fr. Elmer R. Moore - who was trained in it by the Dominican Friars from the Jerusalem Biblical Institute. The late Fr. Rodney Kissinger, SJ directed his 30-day Ignatian Exercises. Before coming to the US, he was teaching the Students-Sodality-of-Mary members the History and the Social Encyclicals of the Church. He also led studies of Vatican II Documents and the Social Encyclicals of John XXIII and Paul VI.
Membership: ANY Adult who is interested in learning more about God, Our Father, and Jesus Christ, Our Lord, using both Faith and Reason, is Welcome!
Time Commitment: 1 hour/wk in Class + Assigned Reading.
Ministry Activities: Read the Scriptures and try to 'Digest' them so that hey become part of us. Everyone shares their insights from their readings and related experiences, the leader provides supplementary information from his training and experiences.
Meeting Frequency & Location: Meets Sunday Mornings after the 9:30a.m. Mass, mostly in the Teacher's Lounge in Celtic Hall.