Biblical Studies

Reading and Discussing Scripture in Small, Lay-Led Groups

St. Martin’s continues its long history of biblical studies by offering several opportunities to meet weekly with a group to read the scriptures together. New participants are welcome at any time. All reading and discussion is contained within the sessions, and by design there is no homework. Come and go as you need to.

Bringing the Word to life through thoughtful conversation provides unlimited possibilities for discovery.

The Gospel of John

Starts October 2, 2017

Mondays from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Hilary House
Join this new group reading the Gospel of John! Continuing participants read the Synoptic Gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke together last year. New participants are welcome at any time.
Facilitator: Helen White (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 215-984-8996)

The First Book of Kings

Starts October 3, 2017

Tuesdays from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Houston Room 
Ongoing study. New participants are welcome at any time.
Facilitators: Carol Duncan (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)) and Cathy Glazer (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))

The Wisdom Literature

Starts October 5, 2017

Thursdays from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. in the Houston Room
Continues study begun last year. New members welcome at any time.
Facilitator: Charlie Day (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))

The Letters of Peter and John

Starts September 28, 2017

Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Hilary House
Ongoing study. New participants are welcome at any time.
Facilitator: Helen White (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address))

The classes are open to everyone. Because all the texts are read in the group to encourage good conversation, there is no homework. Commentaries are encouraged after first reading the texts. Is your schedule unpredictable? Come when you can. It works.

Regular Sunday Service Schedule: Returns September 24, 2017

8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
9:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist with music
10:00 a.m. Parish Forum & Kairos
10:15 a.m. worship.together
Holy Eucharist for families with young children
11:15 a.m. Choral Eucharist

Other Days

Silent morning meditation is offered at 8:15 a.m. weekdays, in the Mary Chapel.

We would love to have you join us.

Location

This Episcopal church is located in the heart of the historic neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, five blocks west of Germantown Avenue at the corner of St. Martin’s Lane and West Willow Grove Avenue.


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