Gospel of Matthew Bible Study
About Robert Poncini-
Robert was born in Santa Clara California, seventh of nine children and graduate of San Jose State University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree. Shortly after, entered the seminary with the Legionaries of Christ. His studies continued in Rome where he received a B.A. in Philosophy at the Pontifical Atheneum Regina Apostolorum and undergraduate studies in theology. After returning to California, Robert landed in Modesto as the Youth Director for Saint Joseph's parish until early 2005. In that time he met his beautiful wife Diana, and they now have two wonderful children, Isabella and Stephen. Robert is currently steeped in a Master’s program in Biblical Theology through John Paul the Great Catholic University.
The Gospel of Matthew Bible Study is taught by Robert Poncini on Wednesday nights from 7:00-8:30pm, starting March 15th in, JP2 room11. It will meet for about 10 weeks total including a couple break weeks.
This will be a combined presentation / group discussion study designed to help us grow in the knowledge and love of Jesus Christ through the reflection of his Divine Word through the Gospel of Matthew.
It is recommended, but not required, that participants obtain the Gospel of Matthew section of the Ignatius Study Bible for this study.