Item description for Acts: The Good News of the Holy Spirit (Catholic Perspectives- 6 Weeks With the Bible, 8) by Kevin Perrotta...
Overview For busy adults who want to study the Bible but don't know where to begin, Six Weeks with the Bible provides an inviting starting point. Each guide is divided into six concise, 90-minute segments that introduce one book of the Bible. All biblical text is printed in the guides, which means no additional study aids are required.
Publishers Description This award-winning Bible study series is designed for individual or group use. Each six-week discovery guide encourages independent exploration of one of the Bible's most influential books. Each text includes thought-provoking questions, exercises, prayer activities, and experiences of the saints and scholars.
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Studio: Loyola Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.91" Width: 5.94" Height: 0.26" Weight: 0.36 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2001
Publisher Loyola Press
Edition Student/Stdy Gde
Series 6 Weeks With The Bible
ISBN 0829414487 ISBN13 9780829414486
Availability 0 units.
More About Kevin Perrotta
Most of my writing tries to help ordinary people understand the Bible and read it as God's word for today. In the 1990's I worked as editor of a magazine with a title that matches that intention: God's Word Today. Then, into the 2000's, I wrote and edited a series of short books called Six Weeks with the Bible (from Loyola Press). Each of these is designed for six sessions of reflection and discussion on a part of Scripture (for example, the gospel of Luke) or a theme in Scripture (for example, Finding Christ in Your Marriage--I wrote that one with my wife Louise). Lately I have been working as an editor on a series of books called Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture (from Baker Academic Press).
Besides writing and editing, I teach Scripture part time. At present I'm teaching an introduction to the Old Testament in Siena Heights University's program in theological studies for the Catholic diocese of Lansing, Michigan. Also, I'm teaching a course on the gospels at Sacred Heart Seminary in Detroit.
I've led pilgrimages to the Holy Land and am planning to lead another in the fall of 2010.
Church membership: I belong to the Byzantine wing of the Catholic Church.
Family: I have six wonderful children and fifteen absolutely marvelous grandchildren.
Kevin Perrotta currently resides in St. Paul Ann Arbor Ann Arbor A, in the state of Minnesota.
Kevin Perrotta has published or released items in the following series...