Lenten Book Study 2023
March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us on Wednesday evenings at 6:30pm throughout Lent on Zoom as we meet to discuss each week’s reading of Entering the Passion of Jesus: A Beginner’s Guide to Holy Week by Amy-Jill Levine!
Even if you’ve missed the prior week(s), you can still join!
*Email Rev. Erin for the Zoom link – email@example.com
In Entering the Passion of Jesus: A Beginner’s Guide to Holy Week, author, professor, and biblical scholar Amy-Jill Levine delves into the history and literature surrounding the last days of Jesus’ life. Levine sets the narrative in historical context and analyzes the risks and motives of the story’s characters. From Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem to his prayer agony in Gethsemane, Levine brings forward aspects and details that open doors for beginners as well as seasoned readers of the Bible.
Amy-Jill Levine is a Professor of New Testament & Jewish Studies at Vanderbilt Divinity School. She is also the co-editor of the Jewish Annotated New Testament.