2017 Spring Classes - Latin

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It is time to register for St. John Cantius’ springs classes. Unless otherwise specified below, classes start February 5, 2017, and end May 28, 2017. All classes meet on Sundays. The cost is $50.00 for the class and $50.00 for the textbook. You have always wanted a deeper appreciation of our Church’s languages and heritage. Now is your chance to begin or to continue your study of the language and history of the Church. All classes meet in the Canonry at 1025 W. Fry St., Chicago, IL. Enter the building from the south door between the Canonry and the Church.

Joseph Latham: Latin Class
LATIN I: Beginner (Continued)    Instructor—Joseph Latham

For the beginner. Classes will continue to encompass conjugation of verbs, declension, nouns/adjectives and the continued development of Latin vocabulary. The text is Collin’s A Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin. The class will begin at Unit 5 of the textbook.  Classes will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

For information call Mr. Latham at 773-213-4213 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

 


Joseph G. Phelps: Latin Class
LATIN II: Intermediate (Continued)   
Instructor - Joseph G. Phelps

Class is for those students who are familiar with rudimentary Latin with conjugation of verbs, declension of nouns/adjectives, studied vocabulary and have completed at least two semesters of Latin. The class will continue to use Collin’s A Primer of Ecclesiastical Latin text book. The class will begin at Unit 13 of the textbook after a review of the prior Units. Classes will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

For more information, call Mr. Phelps at 312-236-5454 ext. 2042 or email him at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

LATIN III: Advanced Level I       Instructor - Joseph G. Phelps

The student should have a working knowledge of Latin. The textbook will be Excelibility in Advanced Latin by Marianthe Colakis published by Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers. The textbook is set up topically so you can join the class at any point and review topics in Latin.  Classes will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

For more information, call Mr. Phelps at 312-236-5454 ext. 2042 or email-him at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Chris Jones: Latin Class
LATIN: Confessions of St. Augustine      
Instructor - Christopher Jones

Confessions of St. Augustine Books I-IX Selections. Class would include translation of the work, but also a broader discussion of Augustine: his life, ideas, and importance in the Catholic Church.  Augustine is nicknamed the last classical and first medieval man.  Class will begin at Book IV of the Confessions. Classes will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. 

For more information call Mr. Jones at (773) 507-4153 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

All students for any class or program must register on the first day of class.