more deeply into Bishop Barron’s message using the The Mass companion
workbook features a matte finish that is soft to the touch, non-glare, and
scuff-resistant. Its flat binding is both sturdy and sleek, sure to withstand
many uses, as well as look elegant on your bookshelf.
lesson in the Guide provides detailed commentary on Bishop Barron’s video and
“Questions for Understanding" based on the video, Scripture, and the
Catechism of the Catholic Church. The “Questions for Application" in each
lesson aids in connecting the material to our own lives and experiences.
The study commentary was written by Elizabeth Scalia, a popular author, editor,
and speaker, under the direction of Bishop Barron. Ms. Scalia is also a
Benedictine oblate and managing editor of the Catholic Portal at Patheos.com.
Participants read the commentary in their Study Guide and prepare the
questions before the small group discussion. This preparation can be
accomplished either before or after viewing the video.
1. A Privileged Encounter
2. Called Our of the World
3. God Speaks our Story
4. Responding to Our God
5. Preparing for Sacrifice
6. The Real Presence Creates Communion