The Core Curriculum

Semester 1

  • The Anglican Way
  •  The Sacramental Worldview
  • Baptism
  • Eucharist
  • Liturgy of the Eucharist
  • Daily Offices
  • The Church Calendar and Lectionary
  • Introduction to the Bible
  • Overview of Bible History
  • Introduction to the Four Gospels
  • The Gospel of Mark (Parts 1 & 2)
  • Introduction to the Church Fathers
  • The Early Church

Semester 2

  • The Person of Christ
  •  The Holy Trinity
  • Holy Church
  • Preaching the Lectionary
  • Sacramentals
  • The Services of Holy Week
  • Christ in the Old Testament (Parts 1 & 2)
  • The Epistles of St. Paul
  • The Gospel of Matthew
  • The Greek Church Doctors
  • The Latin Church Doctors
  • The Medieval Church (Parts 1 & 2)

Semester 3

  • Sacramental Rites
  • Christian Marriage
  • Creeds & Councils
  • Christian Symbolism & Icons
  • Celebrating Holy Communion
  • Understanding the Psalms
  • The Gospel of Luke (Parts 1 & 2)
  • Acts of the Apostles
  • Other Latin Fathers
  • Other Greek Fathers
  • The Reformation
  • Anglican History
  • The Book of Common Prayer

Semester 4

  • Understanding & Practicing Prayer
  • Living the Christian Life
  • Christian Ethics
  • Celebrating Baptisms
  • Celebrating Weddings
  • Special Services & Liturgical Objects
  • Understanding Apocalyptic Literature
  • The Gospel of John
  • The General Epistles & Hebrews
  • The Apocrypha & its Use in Anglican Tradition
  • The Roots of Monastic Spirituality
  • Tertullian & Origen
  • Articles of Religion
  • Anglican Spirituality