Pittsburgh Theological Seminary

Workshop Reflects on The Sermon on the Mount

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary will present “Reflecting on The Sermon on the Mount” with Bonnie Thurston, Tues., April 16, 2013 from 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. Thurston is an author, spiritual director, and former professor of New Testament at Pittsburgh Seminary.

This is a special offering in our ongoing series of workshops for Christian educators, pastors, and all who work in educational ministries in the Church. After a brief introduction to the Sermon and its structure, participants will consider the Beatitudes (Mt 5:3-12—and perhaps write some), the matter of perfection (Mt 5:43-48), and what it might mean to be obedient to Jesus’ teaching in the Sermon. There also will be time to ask questions about Matthew 5-7.

Registration fee is $35. Contact the Office of Continuing Education at 412-924-1345 or ConEd@testsite.pts.edu with questions. Register online.

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary is a graduate professional institution of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Founded in 1794, the Seminary is located in Pittsburgh, Pa., and more than 300 students are enrolled yearly in the degree programs. The Seminary prepares leaders who proclaim with great joy God’s message of good news in both word and deed. PTS is rooted in the Reformed history of faithfulness to Scripture and commitment to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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