Posts tagged with ‘Formation’

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Should we pay taxes? Conversation about Matthew 22:15-22 for Oct. 22, 2017

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Oct 22 – 20 Pentecost Matthew 22:15-22 The Question about Paying Taxes Background: Matthew tells the story of Jesus’ life with the most Jewish tone of the four Gospels. The text provides a clear insight into Jesus’ teaching and a moral guideline for the Christian community. This passage falls in what is postulated as the […]

The Wedding Banquet – discussion guide for Matthew 22:1-14 on Oct. 15, 2017

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Oct 15 – 19 Pentecost Matthew 22:1-14 The Parable of the Wedding Banquet Background: Matthew tells the story of Jesus’ life with the most Jewish tone of the four Gospels. The text provides a clear insight into Jesus’ teaching and a moral guideline for the Christian community. This passage falls in what is postulated as […]

The 10 Words – discussion of Exodus 20:1-20 on Oct. 8, 2017

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Oct 8 – 18 Pentecost Exodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-2 The Ten Commandments Background: The book of Exodus chronicles the search for Israel’s identity. One could say that Exodus is Israel’s response to and explication for the questions “Who are you?” and “To whom do you belong?” Israel is on its way to establish its covenant […]

Water from the Rock – Discussion of Exodus 17:1-7 on Oct. 1, 2017

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Oct 1 – 17 Pentecost Exodus 17:1-7 Water from the Rock Background: The book of Exodus chronicles the search for Israel’s identity. One could say that Exodus is Israel’s response to and explication for the questions “Who are you?” and “To whom do you belong?” The Israelites have been delivered from Egypt through the sea. […]