Our Systematic Theology Schedule

We are reading the great theological works from all of Christian history. Join us in this life-changing adventure!

 


 

SUMMER BREAK

Coming back in fall 2019!

 


 

MILESTONES FOR 2019-2020

 

Begin reading August 12

For August 25, 2019

Reading Days = 12

For September 8

September 2: REST (Labor Day USA)

Reading Days = 11

For September 22

Reading Days = 12

For October 6

Reading Days = 12

For October 20

Reading Days = 12

For November 3

Reading Days = 12

For November 17

Reading Days = 12

For December 8

November 28-30: REST (Thanksgiving USA)

Reading Days = 15

For January 5, 2020

December 24-26: REST (Christmas)

January 1, 2019: REST (New Year’s Day)

Reading Days = 20

For January 19

Reading Days = 12

For February 9

Reading Days = 18

For February 23

Reading Days = 12

For March 8

February 26: REST (Ash Wednesday)

Reading Days = 11

For March 22

Reading Days = 12

For April 5

Reading Days = 12

For April 19

April 9-11: REST (Holy Triduum)

Reading Days = 9

For May 3

Reading Days = 12

For May 17

Reading Days = 12

For May 31

May 25: REST (Memorial Day USA)

Reading Days = 11

For June 14

Reading Days = 12

Notes

Total number of Reading Days = 257

Number of pages, at 2.9 pages per day = 745

Number of pages, at 3.5 pages per day = 900

 


 

BOOK SELECTIONS FOR 2019-2020

 

Thomas Bokenkotter: A Concise History of the Catholic Church

Chapter 33. The Resurgent Liberal Catholics … Second Vatican Council (12 pages)

Chapter 34. The Sound and Fury of Renewal (19 pages)

 

Yves Congar: The Meaning of Tradition (~172 pages)

 

Second Council of the Vatican:

Dei Verbum — Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation (21 pages)

Lumen Gentium — Dogmatic Constitution on the Church (110 pages)

Nostra Aetate — Declaration on the Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions (7 pages)

 

John Henry Newman: Lectures on Justification

Lecture 1. Faith considered as the Instrumental Cause of Justification (29 pages)

Lecture 2. Love considered as the Formal Cause of Justification (31 pages)

Lecture 3. Primary Sense of the Term “Justification” (24 pages)

 

Thomas Raymond Kelly: A Testament of Devotion (95 pages)

 

Thich Nhat Hahn: Living Buddha, Living Christ (198 pages)

 


 

Here are the great works we’ve already read in our Systematic Theology Project.

 


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