February 19: A Rabbi Reads the Scriptures
Feb
19
9:45 am09:45

February 19: A Rabbi Reads the Scriptures

Rabbi Tom Cohen, who leads the bilingual Kehilat Gesher Synagogue here in Paris, uses the familiar story of Cain and Abel to introduce us to some traditional Jewish methods of biblical interpretation.

Martin Luther and the Reformation: Part 1
Jan
15
9:45 pm21:45

Martin Luther and the Reformation: Part 1

In October 1517 Augustinian monk Martin Luther challenged Catholic teaching with 95 theses on repentance and salvation. His act started the Protestant Reformation. What really happened, what might have happened, and what did Luther intend?

Reading St. Matthew
Dec
4
9:45 am09:45

Reading St. Matthew

This Advent season we enter a new year in the church’s lectionary cycle, in which the Gospel according to St Matthew will provide most of our Sunday Gospel readings. In this forum, parishioner and Education Committee co-chair Bill Tompson explores Matthew’s gospel, looking at what we (think we) know about its origins, at its structure and at its major themes.

ADVENT: WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR?
Nov
27
9:45 pm21:45

ADVENT: WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR?

As part of our Face Time in Real Time series with the clergy, come meet with Dean Laird and talk about/ask questions about the season of Advent, which begins on this Sunday, November 27. 

The Science and Upgrading of Morality
Nov
20
9:45 pm21:45

The Science and Upgrading of Morality

What motivates us to be good? Where do Christian and secular perspectives on being good intersect? How can we assess moral bioenhancements, such as gene editing or "morality pills” -- or a world without men?