A Basic Theology Certificate is available to all members of St. Thomas parish. Throughout the year courses will be offered meeting the requirements of the Diocese to obtain a basic certificate. These courses provide an introduction to Hebrew Scripture, Christian Scripture, Christology, Ecclesiology, Liturgy and Morality. Each course is generally five sessions and two hours each session. A minimum of eight hours is required for each unit to receive credit.
An Advanced Theology Certificate can also be obtained after receiving the Basic Certificate by completing six advanced courses of ten hours each of which three must be in the areas of Christology, Ecclesiology and Psychology.
Courses are offered all over Long Island as well as at St. Thomas. For further details or questions, contact the Religious Ed office at 538-7460.