Monthly Archives: September 2010
HERE is a link to the Prezi on Genesis which we will finish in today’s class.
Prezis 3 and 4 can be found HERE and HERE.
Read Genesis 24.1-58, Genesis 29.1-20, and Exodus 2.16-21. What are the common elements of these type scenes? What might you learn about these characters by comparing the stories with one another?
Why do you think that God accepts Abel’s sacrifice and rejects Cain’s in Genesis chapter 4? This is a question that has received numerous answers through the centuries. Keep in mind that there are no commands concerning sacrifice yet in … Continue reading
We will be covering Genesis in class beginning Wednesday. I’ve been using the word “myth” to some extent in class. It’s a word I’m not uncomfortable with as Pope John Paul II used the language of myth (paragraph 3), though … Continue reading
For this discussion, we’ll take the exercise that we did in class and get a bit more practice. Choose a Psalm, identify its parallels (along with what kind they are), and make a note of any other poetic devices like … Continue reading