Office for Catechesis

BCC02 Scripture

# Sessions 06
DATE/S24 FEB | & 31 MAR 2021
TIME 7:30 pm - 10.00 pm

(Registration from 7.00 pm)

 MODE *Online 
Registration Opens Q1 2021

*Please be read the course confirmation email carefully. It contains further important instructions regarding access to the online sessions. Thank you.

Course Description

This Scripture course is specially designed for catechists to discover the fundamental principles that undergird and animate the great themes of Sacred Scripture. 

Topics include, but not limited to

  1. Introduction to Sacred Scripture 

  2. Semitic Roots of Christian Scripture

  3. Typology: Christian Fulfilment of Semitic Hope

  4. Salvation: Primary Message of the Scripture

  5. Parousia: The Destiny of All Creation

Course Purpose

The course provides catechists with an understanding to craft catechetical sessions that truly become encounters with the Living Word.


Rev. Fr Valerian Cheong

Who should attend

  • Catechetical Coordinators & Level Coordinators for Children and/or Youth

  • All Catechists & Assistant Catechists

  • Catechetical Assistants & Facilitators

  • RCIA Coordinators, Facilitators & Sponsors.

Suggested Course Material

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History of the Kingdom of God, Part 1 

by Sofia Cavalletti

Liturgy Training Publication

April 1, 2012

Contribution Fee

Waived by Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Singapore

Notwithstanding the waiver of contribution fee, participants are required to register for all courses and events to assist us in the booking of appropriate rooms, the printing of materials and arrangement of tea and snacks, etc. In the event of foreseeable no-shows, we encourage participants to inform the office in advance to help prevent wastage of resources

Please Note
  1. Attendance - Participants must achieve 80% attendance for the modules registered. Please inform us if you are unable to attend the session.
  2. Course Notes - All course notes will be available via soft copy.
  3. Punctuality - Participants are encouraged to be punctual. Being more than THIRTY (30) minutes late for any session is deemed absent.
  4. Substitution - Request for substitution has to be made in writing, e.g., via email and subject to acceptance by OFC, subjected to eligibility requirements
  5. Withdrawal - As this course tends to be fully subscribed and to allow others on the wait-list to attend the course, a no-show penalty of the course fees may be imposed.
  6. Cancellation/Postponement of Courses - OFC reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In these circumstances, OFC will refund payments made, if any.