Sion Hill 2016

Kieran O’Mahony, O.S.A.
Fridays: 30 September - 28 October
10.30-12.00 noon

Once we open the Bible, we encounter an ancient “library” from various historical periods and from cultures very different to ours. Why do we read it at all? How can we read it for living and discipleship today? This brief programme offers various classical and contemporary approaches with selected readings to illustrate.

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Recommended reading

William F. Bird,
The Gospel of the Lord. How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus, Grand Rapids, Eerdmans: 2014.
Available from Book Depositary)

José Pagola,
Jesus. An Historical Approximation, Miami, Convivium: 2014.
Available from Book Depositary)