Crying Out to God in the Lament Psalms: Grief, Sorrow, & Comfort
Jan 9 & 16
Crying Out to God in the Lament Psalms: Grief, Sorrow, & Comfort is an ONGROUND ONLY mini course held at the Messianic Studies Institute (4950 Morse Road, Columbus, Ohio 43230) from 7:00–9:30pm TWO WEDNESDAYS: Jan 9 & 16.
The Psalms serve as a roadmap from our hearts to God. Come learn from the heartfelt passionate prayers of grief, sorrow, and comfort known as the Lament Psalms. Learn the value of the practice of lament as a means of negotiating communal and personal pain, suffering, distress, etc.
Jan 9 & 16
Henri’s primary interests include the Biblical languages (specializing in Biblical Greek); the reciprocal relationship between the Tanakh and the New Covenant Scriptures; the study of the New Covenant Scriptures from the 'Within Judaism Perspective'; the Way of the LORD as a Biblical worldview and way of life; the origin, meaning, and instantiation of ekklēsia; the Jewish-Graeco-Roman milieu of the New Covenant Scriptures; 2nd Temple Jewish Literature, especially the 'Pseudepigrapha'; the full Good News; the kingship/kingdom of God; the letters of Paul; ancient rhetoric; hermeneutics; paradigms; and conceptual metaphor. He is a member of the SBL and the SPOSTST, and has served as an Adjunct Instructor of Biblical Greek and/or NT at the seminaries of Ashland and Capital University. Henri currently serves as the Academic Dean and Executive Director of MSI, as well as the Education Coordinator of Beth Messiah Congregation.