The World of Jesus (a)

A half day or an evening course which explores the world in which Jesus lived. It will look at the social, political and religious environment with particular emphasis on the world of the 'common' person. We will explore the different Jewish groups, the political tensions and messianic hopes of this time.

The World of Jesus (a)

Duration

Half day (2x 1.5 hour sessions) or evening (2 hour session)

Contents

(tailored to requirements - typical contents shown)

Setting the scene - Jesus the Jew (a look at 1st Century      Judaism)

Jesus' World - Language and culture

A different world? - The hopes and fears of the common person at the time of Jesus

 

Maximum attendance

There is no limit to the number attending this course

Equipment

All necessary equipment will be provided

Refreshments

If required, to be provided by client