Foolishness

st_paul_lightbox flyerPastor Megan kicks off our 6-week series on 1 Corinthians reflecting on what it’s like to read someone else’s mail from 2000 years ago and across the globe, what resonance there might be between ancient Corinth and our own contemporary Seattle, and what it means for Paul (and us!) to proclaim “Christ crucified.”

Listen here.

 

 

 

Resources:

  • The Corinthian Body, Dale B. Martin, New Haven CT: Yale University Press (1995).
  • The First Paul: Reclaiming the Radical Visionary Behind the Church’s Conservative Icon, Marcus J. Borg and John Dominic Crossan, New York NY: HarperCollins Publishers (2009).
  • Creating a Scene in Corinth: A Simulation, Reta Halteman Finger and George D. McClain, Harrisonburg VA: Herald Press (2013).
  • Paul was not a Christian: The Original Message of a Misunderstood Apostle, Pamela Eisenbaum, New York NY: HarperCollins Publishers (2009).

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