Deeper Waters

Psalm 42:7 “Deep calls to deep at the roar of your waves.``

What is our mission? Our philosophy?

We believe that faith formation is never done. Keep learning. Keep growing.

For just $5 per week, take an amazing journey of faith.

Explore Deeper Waters: The next level of Catholic Adult Education

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The brightest minds in the Diocese of Venice:

Immerse yourself in the power and beauty of the Mass and the Sacraments.

The Institute for Catholic Studies is offering a series of seminars as part of its Deeper Water Program for adult education. Each seminar is eight weeks long and is presented straight to your computer or smart device utilizing user-friendly reading materials, and the cost is only $40. The presenters will also provide several opportunities for live questions and interactions.

Fall 2018

201 WHAT WE BELIEVE: The Creed (Presenter: Ryan Beggy), Sep 4 – Oct 26

202 CELEBRATING THE MYSTERY: The Sacraments (Presenter: Fr. Casey Jones), Nov 5 – Dec 24

Spring 2019

203 LIVING THE LIFE: Christian (Presenter: Arielle Harms), Jan 27 – Feb 28

204 EXPLORING THE MASS: The Christian Sacrifice (Presenter: Fr Scanlan), Mar 4 – Apr 26

The ``Netflix`` Model

One flat rate gives you access to all our content from here into the future. We are constantly coming out with new classes to help you grow in your faith.

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Trying to manage the flow of information into your life? Purchase only one class at a time and learn from anywhere - with access to the brightest minds in the diocese.

Starting in 2019: Morality

Morality as approached by Moral Theologian, Arielle Harms PhD, is something apart from what we think it is.

This is NOT bioethics. This is NOT Catholic Social Doctrine. Dr. Harms starts more fundamentally. Freedom, conscience, anthropology. Vice and virtue. Good and evil. Veritatas Spelendor teaches us that all Christians need to be theologians. Dr. Harms helps us get there.

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Join us on this journey and discover more about who you are, and where we've come from as children of God.

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