An opportunity to discuss Hebrew texts.  

This study group is for those who want an opportunity to read passages from the Old Testament in Hebrew, with the assistance of a tutor. This term we have been looking at the satirical story of Balak and Balaam in the book of Numbers, translating the passages and discussing exegetical and linguistic aspects.  This group is suitable for those with intermediate level Hebrew. 

Upcoming Dates / Readings:

No reading group in August.

Tuesday 6 Sept – Jonah 1:1 – 2:11

Monday 17 Oct – Jonah 3:1 – 4:11

Monday 21 Nov – reading tbc

Tuesday 13 Dec – reading tbc

Times: 7:30 - 8.45pm (please note slightly shorter session)

Tutor: The Rev'd Dr Kevin Walton, Canon Chancellor

Venue: Library and online via zoom

Price: £10 per session 

When attending a session over Zoom, participants will need access to a computer/laptop/tablet/phone which has audio in order to be able to hear. A webcam and microphone are helpful in order to participate fully. 

You can book online here, or call 01727 890290. To allow us time to send out instructions via email for joining beforehand, please book by noon on the day of the event. Instructions will only be sent to those who have booked. 

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