Objective: Students will learn the following from the amazing course about St. Benedict, such as, how he was tempted by the devil, lived his life as a hermit, and why he left Rome. They will also learn how he established a series of monasteries and created a rule.

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Course curriculum

  • 01

    Religious Education - Catechism - St. Benedict

    • Introduction

    • Resources for Students, Parents, and Teachers

    • Religious Education - Catechism - St. Benedict - LESSON PLAN / STUDY GUIDE

    • Religious Education - Catechism - St. Benedict - VIDEO

    • Religious Education - Catechism - St. Benedict - QUIZ

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Instructor Bio:

Professor Marshall Connolly has spent his life in service to God and the Church as an educator and writer. He is a graduate of the California State University system and has earned bachelor's degrees in English and History, as well as a teaching credential. He has completed additional studies at Whitman College, and the University of San Diego. His interests include science and apologetics and he writes on both subjects for Catholic Online (catholic.org), the World's Catholic Library.

He serves as the first Director of Education for Catholic Online School.

Professor Marshall Connolly

Director of Education