themesThis is what I’ll be trying to keep at the forefront of my mind over the next few days!  These are the themes I chose to focus on for the comprehensive exam:

 

BOOK I – GENERAL NORMS

Singular decrees and precepts (cc. 48-58)

Dispensations (cc. 85-93)

 

BOOK II – PEOPLE OF GOD

The obligations and rights of clerics (cc. 273-289)

Associations of Christ’s faithful (cc. 298-329)

Diocesan bishops (cc. 381-402)

Relationships between religious and the diocesan bishop (cc. 593-595, 609, 616, 678-683; see also cc. 397, 806, 1320)

 

BOOK III – TEACHING OFFICE

The teaching office of the Church (cc. 747-755)

The missionary activity of the Church (cc. 781-792)

 

BOOK IV – SACRAMENTS

Matrimonial consent (cc. 1055-1057, 1095-1107)

The form of the celebration of marriage (cc. 1108-1123, 1127)

Sacred places (cc. 1205-1229)

 

BOOK V – TEMPORAL GOODS

The acquisition of goods (cc. 1259-1272)

 

BOOK VI – PENAL LAW

Those who are liable to penal sanctions (cc. 1321-1330)

 

BOOK VII – PROCESSES

The defender of the bond (cc. 1432-1436)

Recourse against administrative decrees (cc. 1732-1739)

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Tuesday 2pm is the final hour!