Learn how to share your love of Scripture with others.
Join us for a two-day program designed to prepare those who have a good foundation
in Scripture to effectively present the Word of God to others. This program will provide
both an overview of key elements as well as share a methodology for leading reflections
on God's Word.
Saturdays, June 4 & June 18, 2016 8:30am - 4:30pm Catherine Hall, Room 11 - University of Dallas Campus
Set Hearts Aflame is open to those participating in School of Ministry's Catholic
Biblical School, those with an ample knowledge/training of Scripture from the Catholic
perspective (i.e. catechists, Bible Study leaders, small faith sharing group leaders,
RCIA leaders, PCLs etc.), or those who have an understanding of Catholic intrepretation of the Bible (i.e. completed Diocean
Introduction to Scripture or Ascension Press' The Bible Timeline). Questions about participating? Contact Michele Meny via email or call 972-265-5782.
Registration Deadline: May 25th. Click here to register now!
Bring your lunch - coffee will be provided.
Instructor: Diana Raiche, Ph.D.
Diana Dudoit-Raiche, Ph.D.
Diana Dudoit Raiche, Ph.D., has written articles and reviews in a variety of publications
including Seminary Journal, Momentum, Religion Teachers Journal and Catechetical Leader. She served as acquisitions' editor for fifteen NCEA publications, with two books given
second place for Catholic Book Publishers. She was also general editor for Into the Fields: Catechist and Teacher Formation of the Whole Community – Spiritual
Exercises by Dan Shutte, Twenty-third Publications, 2006. Diana Duidoit-Raiche currently teaches
at the School of Ministry.
Some of Diana's publications include the following. Download her CV for a more complete listing.
“Priest as Catechetical Leader,” Seminary Journal (Fall 2011).
“Reflecting on Mystagogy Again,” Catechumenate: A Journal of Christian Initiation (May 2005).
“Continuing Education for Priests: Catechesis in the Third Millennium,” Seminary Journal (Spring 2005).
“Focus on Children” in Catechumenate: An Inspiration for All Catechesis, ed. J. Sinwell, (NCEA 2001).
“Toward an Understanding of the Rite of Scrutiny and the Penitential Rite in the Rite
of Christian Initiation of Adults,” Catechumenate: Journal of Christian Initiation (March 2001).
They came here so that someday, they can go back with even more to offer. Sana Kandalan, MA '19, and Anmar Oghanna, MBA '19, a wife and husband, both received scholarships to pursue graduate education at UD; they hope to use their degrees and experiences here to better serve their community back home in Erbil.
During their freshman year, a mere nine miles from the UD campus, President John F. Kennedy was shot in Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 1963. Kennedy's famous words, "Ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man," were imprinted on the memories of these freshmen, influencing the development of their characters and philanthropic spirits and empowering them to serve with distinction in all types of vocations.
After happening across the early biophilosopher Jakob von Uexküll as a freshman biology major, Professor of Psychology Scott Churchill began peering into the worlds of animals through what Uexküll called the "spiritual eye" rather than our physical one; there, he discovered the animal spirit.