Bible Study/Adult Ed

Welcome to Bible Study at Saint Josephine Bakhita Parish


Staring in February 2020

Lenten Bible Reading & Reflection

“My Peace I Give To You”


The Passion of Jesus Christ -- what happened in the final days of his life in and around Jerusalem through his final teaching, trial, death and resurrection -- reveal the heart of the Christian faith in a compelling and dramatic events.     

On Wednesdays during Lent Saint Josephine Bakhita Adult Bible Study will be offering a 7-part read and reflect series on the Passion as it presented in the Gospel According to John - the Gospel that the Church offers to us on Passion Sunday and Good Friday. 

Join us on this Lenten journey of faith by exploring these monumental events in an informal and informative setting and make your experience of Easter come alive!!

The series begins on Wednesday February 19th, and will conclude before Easter. 

Two identical sessions are offered each week one at 10:00 AM at Saint Elizabeth Seton Church (Classrooms E & F)  and then again at 7:00 PM at St. James Church (Fr. Shea Hall). On Ash Wednesday the regular session at Saint James will follow the 7:00 PM Mass. 

All are welcome. No special knowledge of Scripture is required. Pre-registration is requested by Sunday February 9th . $7 fee for materials. Please register by signing up on the in the foyer of each church, or calling and leaving a message at 860-529-3222 Ext. 14 or by email (best) at [email protected] or [email protected] 


Helpful Bible Study Tools Free Online


New American Bible Revised Edition Table of Contents

Bible Gateway: Gateway: Free Access to Dozens of Translations of the Bible 

Sunday Liturgy Readings and Resources  from Saint Louis University

Catholic Resources  for Bible, Liturgy, Art and Theology offered by Fr. Felix Just S.J. offers voluminous accessible resources to enrich the study and meditation on Scripture and its use in Catholic worship and prayer.