In Search of the Historical Jesus

Gladstone's Library

In Search of the Historical Jesus 20th September – 22nd September 2019 Around the year 30 AD, in an insignificant province of the Roman Empire, a Jewish prophet, teacher and healer met a shameful and brutal end on a Roman cross. 2,000 years later, this obscure figure has over two billion followers and is acknowledged …
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“Seek Peace and Pursue It:” A Weekend Retreat on the Psalms of Peace, Justice and Creation

Kirkridge Retreat Center

“Seek Peace and Pursue It:” A Weekend Retreat on the Psalms of Peace, Justice and Creation John Dear Posted By: Kirkridge Type: Retreats Share: Time: October 11, 2019 6:30 PM until October 13, 2019 Location: Kirkridge Contact: More Info: Who among you loves life? Keep your tongue from evil, your lips from speaking lies. Turn …
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The Book of Esther

Sisterhood of St. John the Divine (The) (SSJD)

Friday–Sunday, November 1–3, 2019 The Book of Esther is a beautifully written story named after Esther, the young Jewish Queen who risked her life to save Jews from the decree of death orchestrated by the Hitler-like anti-Semite Haman. In spite of the book’s lack of religious language, it speaks powerfully into our modern context. We …
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Quiet Saturday: Great Women of the New Testament

Sisterhood of St. John the Divine (The) (SSJD)

November 16, 2019 Josephine will lead you through a reflection on some of the women of the New Testament– Mary and Martha, the Woman at The Well, and Mary and Elizabeth – using Lectio Divina and Visio Divina. Dr. Lombardi has worked as a parish minister, university campus minister, high school chaplaincy leader, professor of Religious …
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Hebrew for Beginners Retreat

Community of the Resurrection (CR) (The)

Hebrew for Beginners Retreat Date / Time: Friday 13th December -Sunday 15th December 2019 This really is what it says and no previous knowledge is required! Far from being daunted you will have fun, whilst learning some very useful skills which will enhance your reading and understanding of the bible. You will learn, for example, how to look up …
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