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The Call of Abraham

God tells Abraham of his millions of descendants

Our third session was rather different, in form if not in substance. We pretended to be children for a while (which was easier for some than for others) and watched and listened to a Godly Play. This continues the major story of Genesis from chapters 12 to 24.

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The Expulsion from Paradise

Michelangelo's The Expulsion of Adam and Eve

This was our second session discussing the spiritual sense of Old Testament Scripture. In the first half we talked about definitions of myth and in the second we discussed Genesis chapter 3, the story which many Christians have called the ‘Fall of Man’. (more…)

Thought for the Week 17/10/2011

From Mark Laynesmith, Anglican Chaplain:

In our first Bible for Bluffers session, we were looking at the Creation stories in Genesis and contrasting them with the Babylonian creation story. (more…)

The Creation

Deptiction of a Babylonian creation myth

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