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Hebrew Bible Studies

The Hebrew Bible Study dates for Session 1 are:

September 24, October 1,  8, and 15.

1.The Creation and After

a. Why Two Creation Stories in the Bible? (Genesis 1)

b. Two Creation Stories Cont’d (Genesis 2)

c. “Leaving the Garden—Did They Fall or Were They Pushed?” (Genesis 3)

d. “Am I My Brother’s Keeper?” (Genesis 4)

Dates for Session 2 are:

October 29, November 5, 12 and 19.

2. Isaiah in OT and NT

a. “God is with us” (“Immanuel”) (in Isaiah/Matthew)

b. “Prepare the Way of the Lord” (in Isaiah/Mark)

c. “The Suffering Servant” (in Isaiah/Luke)

d. Jesus’ Reading of the Scroll of Isaiah (Isaiah 61/Luke 4:17)

Session 3 dates will be in early 2020

3. The Mother(s) and Father(s) of Israel and the Abrahamic Religions

a. Abram and Sarai become Abraham and Sarah

b. Sarah and Isaac

c. Hagar and Ishmael

d. The Sacrifice of Isaac

Tuesday evenings 7:30-9:00 p.m. in the Second Mile Room

Please email Dr. SuJung Shin, sshin@nbts.edu