At St Benedict's College there are two distinct dimensions to Religious Education; there is the classroom teaching of the learning area Religion, and there is the faith development that is encouraged through the Religious Life of the College. These two dimensions complement each other.
The schools and colleges of the Archdiocese of Brisbane aspire to educate and form students who are challenged to live the gospel of Jesus Christ and who are literate in the Catholic and broader Christian tradition so that they might participate critically and authentically in faith contexts and wider society.
(Archdiocesan Religion Curriculum P-12 p.10)
Teaching Religion at St Benedict's College is prepared through the Archdiocesan Religion Curriculum P-12. Using progressive and engaging resources and strategies teachers offer a variety of inquiry learning opportunities using this curriculum.
Currently the topic focuses are (click on links for detailed information):