Lenten Study Series

Along with several other churches, SSUC will participate in a Lenten study series focusing on some of the hardest texts to understand in the Book of Genesis.   The Reverend Dr Bill Morrow, Emeritus Professor of Hebrew Scripture in the School of Religion at Queen’s University, will lead the series.  It will be offered on Zoom, on five consecutive Wednesdays, beginning February 24th, from 19:00 to 21:00 hr.  Each event will begin with a short vesper service. 

  • Feb 24                  Divine Violence in the Flood (Genesis 6)
  • March 3               The Expulsion of Hagar (Genesis 21)
  • March 10            The Sacrifice of Isaac (Genesis 22)
  • March 17             Does God Reward Tricksters? (Genesis 28)
  • March 24            General Discussion: The Morality of God in the Book of Genesis

Zoom coordinates, readings and related information is available at stjameskingston.ca/lenten-series.