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The full 12-session, 2- set of Saving Jesus: A Revoluti0nary Exploration of Jesus Christ for the Third Millennium (from Living the Questions)

Ever feel like Jesus has been kidnapped by the Christian Right? Saving Jesus is a revolutionary dvd-based small group exploration of Jesus Christ for the third millennium. Featuring leading religious voices of our day, the 12-week program includes a printable participant reader and a facilitator guide offering discussion questions. The basic format for each weekly 1 -1 ½ hour session includes conversation around the readings, a 20-minute video segment and guided discussion. Join Marcus Borg, John Dominic Crossan, Matthew Fox, Amy-Jill Levine, James Forbes and a host of others for a conversation around the relevance of Jesus Christ for today.
1) Introduction: Jesus through the Ages
2) Who was Jesus? Featuring Matthew Fox
3) What Can We Know About Jesus (and How)?
4) The World into Which Jesus Was Born Featuring John Dominic Crossan
5) Jesus' Birth: Incarnation 6) Teachings of Jesus: Wisdom Tradition Featuring Bernard Brandon Scott
7) Jesus' Program: The Kingdom of God Featuring John Dominic Crossan
8) Jesus' Ministry of Compassion
9) Killing Jesus, Part One: Who Killed Jesus? Featuring Amy-Jill Levine & Helen Prejean
10) Killing Jesus, Part Two: The Atonement Featuring Rita Nakashima Brock and Rebecca Ann Parker
11) The Resurrection of Christ Featuring James Forbes
12) Why Jesus Is Worth Saving Featuring Marcus Borg

John Bell, Marcus Borg, Rita Nakashima Brock, Walter Brueggemann, John Cobb , John Dominic Crossan , James Forbes, Matthew Fox , Lloyd Geering , R Hans KÜng , Amy-Jill Levine , Pat McMahon , Rebecca Ann Parker, Helen Prejean , Tex Sample , Bernard Brandon Scott , Luther Smith,  Howard Thurman , John Shelby Spong , Jim & Jean Strathdee , Emilie Townes

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ResourceRecordID: 1532

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Resource Name: Saving Jesus dvd set

Total Copies: 12

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DepositedBy: Winnepeg

ProductionYear: 2006

Producer: living the Questions

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Value: 350.00

DateFiled: 2010-12-14


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  1. 1-24-2019

    Would it be possible to borrow this series, Saving Jesus: A Revolutionary Exploration of Jesus Christ for the Third Millenium, beginning in mid February, say by Feb 13th?
    Charlene Maguire MacKnight
    Chatham Pastoral Charge (St. Andrew’s United – 188 Wellington St. Miramichi, NB E1N 4M1 (506) 773-9932)

    • 1-31-2019

      Hi Charlene,

      Sure, I’ll have it sent out tomorrow.

      You can also order AVEL resources directly through the website by using this link: https://marconf.ca/search-resources/ or by clicking on the Order through AVEL button at the top of each resource description.


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