Bible Study with Rev. Barbara Crafton
Bible Study is a come-as-you-are, no-experience-necessary voyage through The Great Book.
A gifted teacher, Rev. Barbara Crafton uses her extensive scholarship to offer a fresh, thought-provoking look at the Scriptures, bringing people and stories of the Bible to life. Questions are encouraged.
Sunday morning classes are streamed live online at 10:00am, ET. We invite online students to ask your questions! Please use the Send a Question button located on the live streaming page or email us at MarbleVision@MarbleChurch.org. Hopefully this will be a way for you to more fully participate in every aspect of Rev. Crafton's extraordinary Bible Study.
Sundays at 10:00am
Meets in the Labyrinth Room.
January 7 - The Gospel of Mark: The Baptism of Christ
January 14 - Mark 1-4: Immediately, Miracles!
January 21 - Mark 6-8: The Death of the Baptist, and More Miracles
January 28 - Mark 9-11: The Plot Thickens
February 4 - Mark 12-16: An Abrupt and Puzzling Ending
February 11 - Ashes to Ashes: Love Stronger Than Death
February 18 - The Love of God is Energy
February 25 - The Two Baskets
March 4 - The Puzzle of Judas Iscariot
March 11 - Give Us Barabbas! – Pontius Pilate Prepares for Passover
March 18 - The Passover Meal in Holy Week – A Division of Opinion
March 25 - Via Dolorosa – The Way of Sorrow
April 1 - Easter Day - Please note that there will be no class
April 8 - Resurrection or Resuscitation? Lazarus and Jesus
April 15 - Resurrection or Resuscitation? Thomas and Jesus
April 22 - Resurrection or Resuscitation? Mary Magdalene and Jesus
April 29 - Please note that there will be no class
May 6 - “Family Values” in the Hebrew Scriptures
May 13 - Who Is My Mother? Jesus and Mary
May 20 - An Old-Fashioned Wedding – Marriage in the Hebrew Scriptures
May 27 - Marriage vs Virginity in the Christian Scriptures: Who Will Win?
June 3 - Shape Up, Everybody! A Look at the Letter to the Ephesians
June 10 - The One From Whom Every Fatherhood is Named
June 17 - Please note that there will be no class
Tuesday Evening Bible Study
This weekly class draws a committed group of people who want to go deeper into bringing the Bible to life. Come when you can. Meets most Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30pm in the Labyrinth Room.
January 2 - The Holy Name of Jesus
January 9 - The Wise Men
January 16 - The Slaughter of the Innocents
January 23 - The Flight Into Egypt
January 30 - Jesus Sasses His Mother
February 6 - The Wedding at Cana/Transfiguration
February 13 - Fat Tuesday
February 20 - The Temptation in the Wilderness
February 27 - Lead Us Not Into Temptation
March 6 - The Rich Young Man
March 13 - Get Thee Behind Me, Satan!
March 20 - The Entry Into Jerusalem
March 27 - Gethsemane
April 3 - Why Seek Ye the Living Among the Dead?
April 10 - Noli me tangere: Mary Magdalene and Jesus
April 17 - The Road to Emmaus
April 24 - Simon son of John, Do You Love Me?
May 1 - To be determined
May 8 - The Ascension
May 15 - The Feast of Pentecost
May 22 - Filled with the Holy Spirit – How Can You Tell?
May 29 - Filled With the Holy Spirit – By Their Fruits You Will Know Them
June 5 - Ordinary Time: A Long Green Season
Further change is possible. Stay tuned.