Each week of the year, whenever possible, one of our members, Larry Hurtado, posts a short review of the historical and textual background to the week’s focus reading (usually the Gospel). Just follow the link to download as a Word document..

‘Understanding the Context’ © Prof Larry Hurtado, Emeritus Professor in New Testament Language, Literature & Theology, University of Edinburgh.


19th November 2017 / Pentecost 24 /RCL Proper 28 Year A
Matthew 25.14-30

12th November 2017 / Pentecost 23 / RCL Proper 27 Year A
Matthew 25.1-13