Dr. Tim Gray
December 6, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Our Lady Queen of Angels
2046 Mar Vista Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
The bible can transform our prayer life and spiritual life. This talk will be a guide to lead you to the story of salvation history.
A Catholic Walk Through the Bible is an introduction that will orient you to the bible. It will help you understand all 73 books and how they relate as one story, starting with Adam to Israel in the Old Testament and ending in the New Testament with the New Adam, Jesus and the New Israel, the Catholic Church.
Dr. Gray is the President of the Augustine Institute, a dynamic new MA program in Sacred Scripture and Evangelization & Catechesis in Denver. He is also Professor of Sacred Scripture at St. John Vianney Theological Seminary. He holds a PhD in Biblical Studies from Catholic University of America.
The prestigious German publisher, Mohr Siebeck, and Baker Academic have published his dissertation, The Temple in the Gospel of Mark: A Study in Its Narrative Role. He is author of Praying Scripture for a Change: An Introduction to Lectio Divina, The Luminous Mysteries: Biblical Reflections on the Life of Christ. Dr. Gray is currently working on a commentary on the Gospel of Luke for the Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture by Baker Academic Press.
A nationally renowned speaker, Dr. Gray has filmed numerous series for EWTN. He is a partner with Jeff Cavins in The Great Adventure Bible Timeline Catholic Bible study series. Dr. Gray resides in Littleton, Colorado with his wife Kris and their son Joseph.
On Saturday, December 6 at 8 p.m., Pacific Chorale's John Alexander Singers – the 24-voice professional chamber choir of Orange County's veteran choral organization – will perform "Carols by Candlelight" at Our Lady Queen of Angels featuring OLQA Cantor, Kellee King. The program will interweave beloved familiar carols — which the audience is invited to join in singing — with gems of the choral literature for the Christmas season by composers such as Hassler, Poulenc, Vaughan Williams, Britten, Scheidt, Pinkham, Rutter, and Chilcott. The choir and conductor John Alexander will be joined by organist Patricia Lamb and harpist Mindy Ball.
Tickets are $20-$60, and may be purchased by calling Pacific Chorale at (714) 662-2345 or visiting www.pacificchorale.org. Identify yourself as an OLQA parishioner to obtain a 20% discount (offer available by phone order only).