Student Resources

Current Catholic Biblical Students will find the following resources helpful as they prepare for their courses. Once your classes begin, you will also be given access to a password protected course page, where professors will post relevant documents, including suggested answers and powerpoint presentations.

Summer Assignments & Book Lists 

Below are the summer assignments that students should complete in preparation for their first class of the year. You will also find the book lists for each course, both for the full year and for each module of the course. All Catholic Biblical School books can be purchased from the University of Dallas Bookstore. Some of the books are exclusive to the UD CBS program and may not be available for purchase elsewhere. 

Old Testament Foundations—Genesis through Kings

New Testament Foundations—Jesus and Discipleship

Advanced Year—Exile and Restoration

Advanced Year—The Word in the Hellenistic World - not offered in 2015-2016!

Schedules & Program Descriptions 

Recruitment Resources 

Thank you for being a part of the Catholic Biblical School Recruitment Team! Your participation is imperative to the success of the 2015-2016 CBS school year. Recruitment resources are available in both English and Spanish and contain sample bulletin ads, pulpit announcements, program descriptions, etc. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Michele Meny 972-265-5782. We appreciate your assistance!

 

News

UD in Service: Ph.D. Students Share 'Confessions' in South Irving

UD students not only read St. Augustine's Confessions in Rome, traveling to Ostia to marvel at the place in which, according to Book IX, St. Augustine and his mother, St. Monica, had a joint mystical vision of God -- they also travel 4.4 miles from the Irving campus to read the text with residents of South Irving.

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How to Build a Shortwave Radio

As you know if you’ve read even some of our first UD Reads book, "All the Light We Cannot See," it’s possible to build a radio from random, scavenged parts, as long as you can find the necessary random, scavenged parts, as Werner does in the book. This is also essentially what Assistant Professor and Department Chair of Physics Jacob Moldenhauer did as well: He scavenged parts from the Physics Department, and built a radio.

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Thomas S. Hibbs Appointed President of University of Dallas

The University of Dallas Board of Trustees announced today that it has unanimously selected Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., BA '82 MA '83, to serve as the university's ninth president. The first alumnus of UD to be president, Hibbs has served as dean of the Honors College and distinguished professor of ethics and culture at Baylor University since 2003.

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