Symbolon – Session 4 The Story of Salvation

Overview of Session Four The Story of Salvation was the topic for this session and spoke about the three major parts in this story: Creation, the Fall and Redemption. We are in the middle of this story and have a role to play! No matter how small a part, we have an irreplaceable role in God’s plan. Questions  A 2011 poll by CARA, the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate, found that only 17 percent of Catholics said they believe that Satan is a living being. The vast majority, the remaining 83 percent, report …Follow this path →

Symbolon – Sessions 2 and 3 Divine Revelation and the Bible 4

Due to a snowy evening on January 16th, we doubled up on January 23rd!! Session 2 of Symbolon addressed Divine Revelation and Session 3 focused on the Bible. Below are discussion questions from this session. Feel free to comment on them or on any other part of the presentation. Questions  Have you ever heard someone say, “that was a revelation”? What do you think of when you hear the term revelation? How was the Catholic faith passed on to you? Many people believe that there is no need of “organized” religion. What reasons do they …Follow this path →

Symbolon – Session 1 The Journey of Faith 5

This session was presented January 9, 2018. So that we might continue the discussion, please feel free to comment on anything reviewed that evening or on the questions from the workbook, listed below. Workbook Questions Why do you think two of Jesus’ disciples didn’t recognize Him on the road to Emmaus? Why would this study we are beginning be foolish if Jesus had not risen from the dead? Can you describe an experience like these two disciples where your heart was on fire for God? Can you think of some examples of how Gnosticism exists …Follow this path →