- Facilitator's How-To Guide
- Complete study guide sections
- Suggested Responses to study questions
Recommended for study programs of 12 full episodes sessions or 22 half-episode sessions, 60-90 mins each
CATHOLICISM Leader Guide includes extensive commentary on the theological content of each episode of Bishop Barron's CATHOLICISM film series, plus a variety of questions and their suggested responses. The “Questions for Understanding” incorporate references from Scripture and the Catechism of the Catholic Church to build upon topics featured in the series. The “Questions for Application” assist in reflecting on the ways in which Bishop Barron’s message is relevant to our lives and experiences.
The commentary and questions were written by Catholic author Carl Olson under the guidance and approval of Bishop Robert Barron. The Leader Guide also provides valuable direction for facilitating a group study in either 12 or 22 sessions.
CATHOLICISM TRAILER #1
CATHOLICISM TRAILER #2
CATHOLICISM EXTENDED PREVIEW
SAMPLE EPISODE (EPISODE 6)
Click the “Play" button below to watch the entire Episode 6 - The Mystical Union of Christ and His Church.
CATHOLICISM SPANISH TRAILER
Journey Deep into the Faith
Bishop Robert Barron created this groundbreaking program as a thematic presentation of what Catholics believe and why, so all adults can come to a deeper understanding of the Catholic Faith. Not a video lecture, Church history or scripture study, this engaging and interesting formational program uses the art, architecture, literature, music and all the treasures of the Catholic tradition to illuminate the timeless teachings of the Church.
The CATHOLICISM Study Program presents the strong, ecclesial dimension of the Catholic Faith – God’s revelation through Jesus Christ and His Church. It is comprehensive and faithful, appropriate for:
- Adult lay formation
- Training adult catechists
- Deaconate and other ministerial training
- Mature high school or college/university course-work
The Study Program can be experienced in 12 or 22 sessions.
CATHOLICISM Study Program includes
- CATHOLICISM DVD/Blu-ray - The complete film series on DVD or Blu-ray. Filmed in 50 locations throughout 15 countries, the ten episodes reveal the Faith in a breath-taking and compelling way, with original, high-definition cinematography.
- Leader’s Study Guide - Includes facilitator’s guide, lessons, and study guide answer key.
- Student StudyGuide - Written by Carl Olson for each DVD, complete with extensive commentary, questions for understanding and also questions for application to each participant’s own life.
- CATHOLICISM: Journey to the Heart of the Faith - A companion hardcover book based on a more detailed rendering of the scripts from the DVD series.
- Leader's Program Kit - Includes core and supplemental materials needed to host a program, especially for lay leaders.
- Support Materials - Promotional materials and other aids to enrich your program.
- Spanish and English subtitles included in each DVD set.
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CATHOLICISM Topical Index
CATHOLICISM Diocesan Initiative
CATHOLICISM Sample Lesson
CATHOLICISM Table of Contents
CATHOLICISM Certificate of Completion
CATHOLICISM Large Poster
CATHOLICISM Bulletin Insert (editable)
CATHOLICISM Flyer (editable)
CATHOLICISM Poster (editable)
Bishop Robert Barron Biography
CATHOLICISM Fact Sheet
"Managing Personalities" Powerpoint Presentation