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11/17/2019 - The Old Testament Roots of Worship... Where Do Our “Catholic” and “Protestant” Instinct

November 17, 2019 • Rev’d C. Dean Taylor

The Episcopal Church sees itself as the “Via Media,” or Middle Way, between Catholic and Protestant styles of worship—what we traditionally called “High” and “Low” Church worship. Where did these two impulses come from? Could there be traces of “catholic” and “protestant” sensibilities in early Hebrew worship? Listen as we take a brief look at one theory of how these two impulses, or styles of worship, came to be.

3/8/2020 - From Genesis to Jesus: What can the Torah Tell Us About Christ

March 8, 2020 • Rev’d C. Dean Taylor

For centuries, Christians have made the grave error of seeing Jesus’ life, teachings, and even resurrection as “separate” from the Hebrew Scriptures that he himself read and followed. What are those connections that we must make now? What new discoveries in history, literary analysis, and even archaeology, shed light on the most ancient texts in the Bible? Topics include, “Was Adam a Neanderthal?” “Adam and Eve: the first Love Story”; “Cain and Abel: ‘Mom always liked you best’!” “Isaac to Abraham: ‘Um, Dad, where did you say that sacrifice was’?” and other themes until, by the end of Lent, we will explore the major ways that we have viewed the Crucifixion and Resurrection itself. Join Interim Rector Dean Taylor as he explores these timeless, sacred stories in a new way!

3/1/2020 - From Genesis to Jesus: What can the Torah Tell Us About Christ

March 1, 2020 • Rev’d C. Dean Taylor

For centuries, Christians have made the grave error of seeing Jesus’ life, teachings, and even resurrection as “separate” from the Hebrew Scriptures that he himself read and followed. What are those connections that we must make now? What new discoveries in history, literary analysis, and even archaeology, shed light on the most ancient texts in the Bible? Topics include, “Was Adam a Neanderthal?” “Adam and Eve: the first Love Story”; “Cain and Abel: ‘Mom always liked you best’!” “Isaac to Abraham: ‘Um, Dad, where did you say that sacrifice was’?” and other themes until, by the end of Lent, we will explore the major ways that we have viewed the Crucifixion and Resurrection itself. Join Interim Rector Dean Taylor as he explores these timeless, sacred stories in a new way!

2/23/2020 - From Genesis to Jesus: What can the Torah Tell Us About Christ

February 23, 2020 • Rev’d C. Dean Taylor

For centuries, Christians have made the grave error of seeing Jesus’ life, teachings, and even resurrection as “separate” from the Hebrew Scriptures that he himself read and followed. What are those connections that we must make now? What new discoveries in history, literary analysis, and even archaeology, shed light on the most ancient texts in the Bible? Topics include, “Was Adam a Neanderthal?” “Adam and Eve: the first Love Story”; “Cain and Abel: ‘Mom always liked you best’!” “Isaac to Abraham: ‘Um, Dad, where did you say that sacrifice was’?” and other themes until, by the end of Lent, we will explore the major ways that we have viewed the Crucifixion and Resurrection itself. Join Interim Rector Dean Taylor as he explores these timeless, sacred stories in a new way!