|The Holy Family, Juan Simón Gutiérrez (1643-1718)|
The Holy Family Society (HFS) of the Harvard Knights of Columbus is a study group open to the broader Harvard Catholic Community, with a focus on prayer, catechesis, in-depth faith formation, and review of saints and leading theologians of the Church. We welcome anyone interested in this group to please contact us at HarvardKnights [at] gmail.com
Meetings: Room 202, Harvard Catholic Center, on Mondays throughout the fall semester, 7-8pm.
2012-2013 Schedule of the Luke E. Hart Series:
09/10 Lesson 1: Faith - Please note the location and time changes only for THIS session: Harvard Catholic Center Lounge at 6PM; ALL OTHER Holy Family Society meetings are from 7-8pm in Room 202, as indicated above.
09/17 Lesson 2: God
09/24 Lesson 3: Creation
10/01 Lesson 4: The Human Person
10/08 Columbus Day - HOLIDAY
10/15 Lesson 5: Jesus Christ
10/22 Lesson 6: The Holy Spirit
10/29 Lesson 7: The Holy Catholic Church
11/05 Lesson 8: The Forgiveness of Sins
11/12 Lesson 9: The Resurrection of the Body
11/19 Lesson 10: The Life Everlasting
11/26 Lesson 11: Introduction to Catholic Liturgy
12/03 Lesson 12: Introduction to the Sacraments
10/17 A Treatise on the True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin, St. Louis-Marie Grignion de Montfort; introduction and chapter 1 for discussion.
10/24 The Spiritual Combat, Dom Lorenzo Scupoli; chapters 1, 3, 7, 13, 16, 26, and 56.
10/31 Light and Peace: Instructions for devout souls to dispel their doubts and allay their fears, Carlo Giuseppe Quadrupani; chapters 1-3 and 10.
11/07 The Dialogue of the Seraphic Virgin, Catherine of Siena: dictated by her, while in a state of ecstasy, to her secretaries, and completed in the year of Our Lord 1370, St. Catherine of Siena; treatise 1 on Divine Providence.
11/14 The Sinner's Guide, Venerable Luis de Granada; chapters 1-3.
11/21 The Interior Castle: or, The Mansions, St. Teresa of Avila; TBA.
12/05 The Confessions, St. Augustine of Hippo; TBA.
12/12 Introduction to the Devout Life, St. Francis de Sales; TBA.
Catechism of the Catholic Church, online resource of the Knights of Columbus, courtesy of the Supreme Office, New Haven, CT
Catholic Information Services (CIS), online faith-formation series of the Knights of Columbus, courtesy of the Supreme Office, New Haven, CT
Carlo Giuseppe Quadrupani
Visits to the Most Holy Sacrament and the Blessed Virgin Mary,
St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori