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Adult Education at Christ Church Poughkeepsie

Wed, October 20, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, December 15, 2021

Please contact the church office to be put on the Zoom distribution list if interested:  845-452-8220

or email:  [email protected];

Adult Education Fall 2021

Franciscans  Since the month begins with the feast of St. Francis, we will be learning about the Society of St. Francis and its principles for community from the Anglican brothers of their order.  Our own Brother Thomas is a member of this order located in San Francisco.  Come learn about St. Francis and those committed to patterning their lives after him.  Taught by the brothers of the Society of St. Francis.

October 6: Was St Francis Episcopalian? Introduction to Francis, Franciscanism, and the Society of St Francis.

October 13: Christ Centered Life: Incarnational Living

October 20: Matter Matters: Creation and Community

October 27: The Three Knots: The Franciscan Vows

Wednesday Nights at 7 p.m. on Zoom

The Puritans in America

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we will look at the Puritans and why they chose to come from England to America.  What did they believe?  And who broke the rules in the new world?  We will look specifically at the colonies of Massachusetts Bay and Connecticut in attempt to understand our Puritan ancestors and what they have to say to us today.  Taught by Rev. Susan Fortunato

Wednesday Nights at 7 p.m. on Zoom

November 3, 10, 17

Reading the Gospels with Your Heart

A gentle and intuitive way to read the gospel.  Each gospel reading will be paired with a contemporary poem and we will discuss how they each provide a lens of understanding.  Led by Brother Thomas Steffensen.

December 1, 8, 15

Details

Date:
Wed, October 20, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.christchurchpok.org/

Venue

Christ Church, Poughkeepsie
20 Carroll St.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 United States
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Phone:
(845) 452-8220
Website:
www.christchurchpok.org