The Ministry Development Committee has made the following suggestions for LENT studies this year:

Renewing The Life Of The Earth

Following the visit of Canon Rachel Mash late last year, two members of the Ministry Development Committee have “rejigged” Rachel’s study guide to the Communion Forest project so that it is in a format suitable for Lenten study, either in groups or as individuals.

You can download the study from Grove Books:

The companion Study follows:

Renewing The Life Of The Earth LENTEN STUDY GUIDE 2024

Garratt Publishing Virtual LENT 2024

Once again Garratt Publishing is delighted to present a series of Lent talks by four Australian biblical scholars from Yarra Theological Union, a College of the University of Divinity. Each week this group of accomplished guides will work together to explore the readings for the week.

Speaking to us from their own area of expertise will be:

Prof Mary Coloe PBVM
Dr Mary Reaburn NDS
Dr Chris  Monaghan CP
Dr Janina Hiebel

This is a perfect opportunity to enrich your Lenten journey.

 Mondays – February 12, 19, 26 and March  4, 11 , 18
Time: 7.00pm – 8.00pm AEDT*
Where: Via Zoom meeting
Cost: Free
Registration: Click here to register.

God’s Own Country

The ABM Lent Study prepared for 2024 is called “God’s own country” and looks at a number of Biblical themes and images for an indigenous perspective. Booklets are $12 each available to be ordered from ABM website.

God's Own Country – ABM's Lenten Study for 2024 or anytime! Hard copy paperback.

(limited copies available from the Registry.)

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