Christian Beginnings: an exploration for Quakers

An online course for meetings consisting of three three hour modules

Early Christian experience

  • An opportunity to see and discuss experiences of the Spirit in early Christianity and the parallels there are with early Quaker experience

Jesus

  • What was at the heart of his teaching? What was he seeking to do? Why did he create such controversy? Why was he killed?

The Beginnings of the Church: survival and structure

  • Why were the Christians of the first century embroiled in so much conflict? How did the understanding of Jesus evolve? How did church structure come about?

Each module will include: a recorded talk, followed group discussion online for groups of 4-6 people with a simple guided structure and questions leading into a live session with Tim Ashworth. Individual time and breaks can be built into the programme.

Each module has been planned as a unit to be held over three hours but, if preferred, meetings may spread out the talk, group discussion, and live session over anything up to a two-week period.

Category

History & Theology

Tutor

Timothy Ashworth

Format

3 Modules – each module includes:
1 hour Learning Materials
1-hour Group Activity Materials
1 x 1 hour live session via Zoom

Fee: £280 per module; £780 whole course.

Book this workshop by phoning us on 07935 601507 or via e-mail learning@woodbrooke.org.uk or fill in the enquiry form below:

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