Monthly Archives: February 2013

Bethsaida Study Leave

In a couple of day’s time I will begin an extended period of time in Israel during a combination of study leave, recreation leave and on-site teaching for the annual Bethsaida archaeology project. From time to time I will post … Continue reading

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Lent 3C (3 March 20143)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction 3 Josephus on Pontius Pilate 3.1 Pilate and the Jews 3.2 Pilate and the Samaritans 4 The rock that followed them 5 Luke and the Good News of Repentance 6 Jesus Database 7 Liturgies and … Continue reading

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Lent 2C (24 February 2013)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Jesus and the Jerusalem Temple 2.1 Josephus, Jewish War 6.300-305 2.2 Marcus J. Borg 2.3 John Dominic Crossan 2.4 Paula Fredriksen 2.5 Jesus Seminar 2.6 Gerd Lüdemann 2.7 Muslim Jesus Traditions 3 Jesus Database 4 Liturgies … Continue reading

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Lent 1C (17 February 2013)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction: Times and Seasons 3 Jesus Tempted Three Times 4 Jesus Database 5 Liturgies and Prayers 5.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Deuteronomy 26:1-11 & Ps 91:1-2,9-16 Romans 10:8b-13 Luke 4:1-13 Introduction: Times and Seasons This week sees … Continue reading

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The Once and Future Scriptures

The Once and Future Scriptures: Exploring the Role of the Bible in the Contemporary Church. Edited by Gregory C. Jenks | Foreword by Archbishop Phillip Aspinall Polebridge Press/Mosaic Publications, February 2013 | ISBN 978-159815-120-6 Contributors: Peter Catt, Susan Crothers-Robertson, Marian Free, Gregory … Continue reading

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Transfiguration Sunday (10 February 2013)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction: Transfiguration Sunday 3 Transfiguration: the Underlying Tradition 4 Comments 5 Jesus Database 6 Liturgies and Prayers 6.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Exod 34:29-35 & Ps 99 2Cor 3:12-4:2 Luke 9:28-36, (37-43) Introduction: Transfiguration Sunday In the … Continue reading

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