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Sunday Morning Class: The Challenge of Paul

April 11, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 16, 2021

The Challenge of Paul: How to Make a Just World

Our exploration of Paul resumes with this DVD-based series featuring John Dominic Crossan. Traditional Christian notions about the relationship between God and Justice have tended to convey that God will ultimately reward the good and punish the bad. Each one of us has engaged in thinking that she or he would like to provide God a list of those who deserve to be punished, preferably the sooner the better. Crossan, in his inimical way, turns such old ideas upside down. He insists that to understand Paul’s teaching on the “justice of God,” we consider two traditions: first, we must look to the Prophets of Israel and historical Jesus; second, we must look to first century Roman understanding of how to make a just world. John Clark will lead the discussion.

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Meeting ID: 814 7426 2215 Passcode: godslove


April 11, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm