In these sessions, Dr. Hanning will examine the bibilical roots of the Catholic priesthood. These sessions will introduce the participant to:
- The Priesthood of the Old Testament
- The Priesthood of Christ
- Understanding of the Priesthood in Early Church
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019
Time: 9:15am to 12:30pm.
The Institute Classroom is located to the west of the church, in the parish office building, south of the gift shop, towards Campbell Ave.
Ryan Hanning is the Asst. VP and Director of Cultural Advancement at the University of Mary Tempe where he also teaches Church History and Catholic Studies. He writes and speaks internationally on modern objections to religious faith and obstacles to conversion. His undergraduate degree is in Religious studies and his post graduate work was in education and historical theology. He received his PhD on the development of doctrine and catechesis in the Eastern Catholic Church at Maryvale Institute, England, and currently resides in Mesa, AZ with his beautiful wife Rebecca, and their 9 well socialized homeschooled children.