Adult Bible Study joins the Christian Forum Class During Lent
“Old Testament Roots of the Core Story of the New Testament”
All are welcome to join these classes taught by Barbara Willock.
Week 3 March 19 “A Redeemer Who Suffers, A Leader Who Is Servant”
The class will look at the Servant Songs in Isaiah to see how early Christians developed their understanding of who Jesus was and why he did what he did
Week 4 March 26 “From the Depths of Suffering to the Life of Praise”
The class will look at Psalm 22 and discuss how it may have shaped the description of Jesus’ suffering in the Passion Narratives
Week 5 April 2 “A New World Envisioned”
The class will look at Zechariah 9-14 to find additional influences for the gospel writer of Matthew as he prepared his Passion Narrative
Week 6 April 9 “The Old Testaments Roots of Jesus’ Entry into Jerusalem”
The class will look for the Old Testament roots in the Palm Sunday story
Please join us when you can. Please contact David Maltby (firstname.lastname@example.org ) if you would like information.