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Holy Grail Search Party: Acts of the Apostles (1–14)

December 6, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

HOLY GRAIL SEARCH PARTY is a religious text discussion group—like a Bible study gone rogue—where we can engage in theological exegesis using whatever critical approaches suit us. Looking at sacred texts from various traditions, we’ll attempt to decode them for symbolic meaning and spiritual/psychological insight (putting aside religious dogma, cultural preconceptions, and absurd literalism). We may also explore secondary texts from various interpretive disciplines.

This week we’ll discuss the first half of ACTS OF THE APOSTLES (itself a continuation of the unified work known as Luke-Acts).

RESOURCES

The English Bible, King James Version: The New Testament
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26807160-the-english-bible-king-james-version
The New Testament, translated by Greek Classicist Richmond Lattimore
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12249.The_New_Testament
Holy Bible Audio Book
https://archive.org/details/HolyBible_KJV
The Bible Project on YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/user/jointhebibleproject
Bible Gateway (searchable Bible database from various translations)
https://www.biblegateway.com/

Details

Date:
December 6, 2020
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.meetup.com/meetup-group-Philosophy101/events/274888484/