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Revision Day: Leaving Certificate Religious Education Exam Preparation Day

November 23 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

RE–VISION Day

Saturday 23rd November 2019 | 9am – 3.30 pm

We are here to help. The Leaving Certificate Religious Education Programme can be quite heavy. Come join us for an RE Exam Preparation Day. We can provide:

New insights & fresh ideas
Meet professional theologians
Friendly & supportive academic staff
Get in touch with us for more information

Schedule for the day:

From 9am: Pugin Hall: Coffee, Registration and Welcome

After Registration, the sessions will take place in Loftus Halls on the South Campus of St Patrick’s College

Part 1. The Search for Meaning & Values

10.00 – 10.45 The Quest for Meaning, Dr Michael Shortall

10.50 – 11.35 The Response to the Quest, Dr John Paul Sheridan

11. 40 – 12.25 Concepts of God, Dr Noel O’Sullivan

Lunch 12.30 – 1.15 Participants will be able to meet academic staff and graduate students during lunch

Part 2. Four seminars running simultaneously at 1.20 – 2.00 / Repeated at 2.05 – 2.45

Christianity: Origins & Contemporary Expression, Dr. Andrew Meszaros

World Religions, Dr. Patrick Claffey (TCD)

Moral Decision-Making, Dr. Padraig Corkery

The Bible: Literature and Sacred Text, Dr. Jeremy Corley

Part 3. Prescribed Titles for Practical Coursework 2020

Two seminars running simultaneously at 2.50 – 3. 30pm

SECTION I: RELIGION: THE IRISH EXPERIENCE (TBC)

I. 1 Irish myths and sagas from ancient times contain evidence of religious belief.

An investigation into the evidence of Pre-Christian religious belief found in two Irish myths or sagas.

SECTION J: RELIGION AND SCIENCE (Dr. Gaven Kerr)

J. 2 An analysis of the concerns that are shared by religion and science on questions to do with the beginning of human life.

Cost €30 (includes welcome Tea/Coffee & lunch) / Concession rate for DEIS schools available

Details

Date:
November 23
Time:
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Website:
www.maynoothcollege.ie

Organiser

St Patrick’s College, Maynooth
Phone:
017084772
Email:
admissions@spcm.ie
Website:
www.maynoothcollege.ie

Other

Event organiser contact name
Barbara Mahon
Event organiser email address
barbara.mahon@spcm.ie
Who are you?
Other event organiser
Audience Category
Secondary Level-Senior Cycle
Merchandise delivery contact name and address
Barbara Mahon Admissions & Marketing Officer Theology Office St Patrick's College, Maynooth Maynooth Co. Kildare
Merchandise delivery contact phone number
017084772

Venue

St Patrick’s College, Maynooth
Pontifical University, St Patrick's College, Maynooth
Maynooth, Kildare W23 TW77 Ireland
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Phone:
017084772
Website:
www.maynoothcollege.ie