In this video-based guide to Advent author, professor (Vanderbilt Divinity School), and biblical scholar Amy-Jill Levine explores the biblical texts surrounding the story of the birth of Jesus. Join her as she traces the Christmas narrative through the stories of Zechariah and Elizabeth, Mary, the journey to Bethlehem, and the visit from the Magi. Her signature formula of presentation includes good measures of insight, wit and steady prodding, all in the interest of helping her readers to understand Jesus in his historical context and within his own religious tradition—Judaism.
Leaders: Jeannie Ford, Beth Sigler, Rabbi Gene Levy
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