Thursday, March 5, 2009

BHI's Mary Class Expands - Sign Up!

By popular demand, the Diocese of Kansas City - St. Joseph's Bishop Helmsing Institute is offering an additional location for its class on Mary: Who is the Blessed Virgin Mary and What Does She Have To Do With Me?. Taught by BHI's associate director Jeremy Sienkiewicz, the class answers among other things:

- What are the four Marian dogmas of the Church are?
- Why do we venerate Mary so greatly?
- Why has Mary appeared to so many faithful in modern times?
- How can our relationship with Mary bring us closer to Christ?

This class will be offered on Wednesday evenings (6:30-9) at the Chancery (300 E. 36th St.) on the following dates: March 11, 18, 25, and April 1. Register here online or email Brandi Miller to sign up. Cost of the course is $65 and required text is Dr. Mark Miravalle's Introduction to Mary (available for purchase for $11 at the Helmsing Bookstore and at the first class).

Also, be sure to check out a new blog by BHI's director Scott McKellar