"Matthew Painting Jesus"7-11 October 2013
The first edition of the Los Olivos School of Theology, Spain, will be led by:
Bishop Jonathan Clark
This time of biblical and theological reflection will explore creatively the key themes in Matthew’s Gospel. This course is aimed at clergy and preachers who want to resource and equip themselves to preach on the year A (2013-14) lectionary gospel readings. The course includes:
► Theological reflections and explorations of the Gospel according to Matthew, focusing especially on:
*Meeting the Ancestors: Jesus and the Old Testament
*Laying down the Law: the Sermon on the Mount
*Jews & Gentiles: Matthew, the gospel writer and his church
*Following Jesus: the disciples in Matthew
*Go out into all the world: Matthews call to mission.
► Daily Morning Prayer and end of week Eucharist.
► Accommodation and full board in Los Olivos (it does not include wine or alcoholic beverages, which can be purchased from the guest bar).
► Free time to relax and enjoy the natural surrounding.