The Old Testament Background to Jesus’ Radical vision

Prompted by the recent publication of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si, Old Testament lecturer Jessie Rogers will present three scripture evenings in Orlagh exploring the Old Testament Background to Jesus’ radical vision.  They will take place on three Thursday evenings, from 7.30-9.30pm each evening.  Cost €10 per session.  The titles for each session are as follows: Sept 24: “Give us this day our daily bread” - manna in the desert.  Oct 1: “Forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors” - Sabbath and Jubilee.  Oct 8: “Thy kingdom come, they will be done” - Yahweh verses Baal.  For further information contact Orlagh Retreat Centre, Old Court Road, Dublin 16.   Tel (01) 495 8190.