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5. Projects for Further Study between Protestants and Catholics

    1. Identify a list of common terms used by both Evangelicals and Catholics. Construct a table to visually compare the different usages of these common terms.

    2. Identify common Scripture passages interpreted differently by Evangelicals and Catholics. Construct a table to visually compare the different interpretations of the passages.

    3. Research the history of the development of the New Testament canon. Determine the extent to which the early church relied on the New Testament for its authority. Report your findings in an essay.

    4. Write an essay responding to the question: “Should converted former Catholics leave the Catholic Church?”

    5. Write an essay reflecting on the question: “Is Catholicism salvation by works?”

    6. Outline and develop a series of Bible studies for use both in leading a Catholic through the essential doctrines of Christianity and in challenging him to rethink Catholic dogma.

    7. Write an essay reflecting on the question: “What is The Catholic’s Hope?”.

    8. Write an essay reflecting on the question: “Can one be Catholic and Christian?”

    9. Develop a visual presentation of Roman Catholic theology.

    10. Write an essay reflecting on the question: “To what degree do official Roman Catholic documents define the beliefs and convictions of those Roman Catholics among whom you minister?”

Related Topics: Reformation, Catholicism