Wednesday Morning Bible Study

The Bible Study is a group of parishioners who join together on Wednesday Mornings to gather a deeper understanding of the Bible and converse about the meaning and messages it contains. Anyone is welcome to join, no reservations needed.

The gatherings begin at 10:30 a.m. in the parish hall and generally last until the Angelus at 12:00 noon.

  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – Spring 2024
    Ecclesiastes (Teacher) At the beginning of Ecclesiastes, the Teacher asks the question “What do people gain from all the toil at which they toil under the sun?” The rest of the book explores the answer. Ecclesiastes is perplexing. At times it not only seems to contradict other parts of the Bible but seems to contradict itself. It is often pessimistic…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – January-February 2024
    1 Thessalonians 1 Thessalonians is believed to be the oldest book in the New Testament. It was the first epistle written by Paul to a church in Thessalonica that Paul founded but was forced to leave before he could give them full instructions on the Gospel. Come join the Bible Study on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m. After this Bible…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – November 2023
    The Fifth Gospel The book of Isaiah has been called by Christians “The Fifth Gospel” because of the amazing prophecies of the Gospel of Jesus Christ found in four prophecies called the “Servant Songs”. Yet Judaism interprets these passages differently. In this Bible study, we will examine the four servant songs and compare Judaism’s and Christianity’s different interpretations. Come join…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – September & October 2023
    The Epistles of 1 John and the Johannine Community The Johannine community was one of several sects of Christianity during the First and Second centuries. It was characterized by a very high Christology, emphasis on the Holy Spirit, and a rejection of the Bishop/Presbyter form of church government beginning to emerge in Christianity. In the epistles, we see a community…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – Summer 2023
    Joseph’s Trouble by Wes King Joseph’s trouble started with a dream and a coat that was sewn with a colorful seam. The story of Jacob’s son Joseph is told in the last eleven chapters of Genesis. It’s a story of betrayal, deceit, hardship, triumph, and forgiveness; a story of God’s providence. This summer we will study the story of Joseph…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – April & May 2023
    The Resurrection, Christ’s & Ours The resurrection of Christ is central to the Christian faith, yet the Bible does not describe the actual resurrection. Whatever happened that Sunday morning is a mystery. What the Bible does describe is the discovery of the empty tomb and resurrection appearances to his followers. We will examine these stories and compare them to one…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – Winter 2023
    Creation This Bible study will examine some of the passages in the bible that deal with creation with a focus on Genesis 1 and 2. Although these passages are familiar to most people, there is a great deal of controversy over how they should be interpreted and what their relevance is for us today. Come join the Bible Study Wednesday…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – September – November 2022
    1 Corinthians Paul founded the church in Corinth but discovers after he leaves that they have fallen into sin, error, and internal disputes. Paul writes this letter hoping to correct these problems. Come join the Bible Study Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am. 14 September           Session One         Paul opens with friendly greetings and then rebukes them for divisions in…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – Summer 2022
    Examining the Ten Commandments You may feel you are familiar with the Ten Commandments, but are you aware there are two different versions in the Bible? Did you know the prophet Ezekiel in one of his prophecies seems to contradict part of one of the commandments? Did you know when listing the Ten Commandments both Jesus and the apostle Paul…
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study – June 2022
    Exploring Our Lord’s Parables “All this Jesus said to the crowds in parables; indeed, he said nothing to them without a parable.” Matthew 13 May 25                Session One         Luke 8: 4 -15        The Parable of the Sower June 1                  Session Two                  Luke 10: 29-37     The Parable of the Good Samaritan June 8                  Session Three       Luke 16: 19 –…