As Pope St. John Paul II made clear in his apostolic exhortation Catechesi Tradendae
, "The definitive aim of catechesis is to put people not only in touch but in communion, in intimacy, with Jesus Christ."
The Formed in Christ
series seeks to fulfill this call, fostering intimacy with Christ through its dynamic content. Each of the texts is complemented by a comprehensive workbook designed to provide instructors with test material and direction for enhancing students' grasp of the material.
Each workbook includes:
- review and discussion questions,
- short quizzes (True/False, Fill in the Blank, Multiple Choice),
- key terms to define and spark note taking,
- essay prompts,
- scripture passage to memorize,
- a final exam,
- an answer key in the back for instructors.
In That You Might Have Life
, the course of study will unpack God's plan for humanity from "the beginning," and how that plan was revealed after man's fall from grace. It will chronicle God's covenant with Israel and the words of the prophets until it reached its fulfillment in the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Lastly, it will examine how each of us enter into that plan through a life of discipleship