JVLA Introduction to Scripture
Introductory Readings Assignment
In your St. Marys Press College Study Bible, please read the first two 'Introduction' sections,
highlighting key terms and Scriptural passages:
The Bible: A Light on Our Path (pp. xiv-xviii)
JVLA Introduction to Scripture: Assignment #1
Please type in the answers to each of the questions below, and e-mail back to me by Friday.
Please do not work in groups! You may type in longer answers than the space provided.
Module One: Assignment #1
JVLA Introduction to Scripture: Assignment #4 (Genesis)
Please read and briefly summarize the following Biblical sections in the space provided (hint:
see footnotes throughout!) and e-mail back to me as soon you can. Please do not work in
What surprised me about parables is that God did not intend for everyone to understand them.
What I always thought about parables is that he made parables so we could understand his
ideas, but that was not Gods intent. What also surprised me is that not a
JVLA Introduction to Scripture 305
Assignment #6 (Due Friday): Please briefly answer the following questions, based on
the two links in the Experience section of this Module. (You may download this sheet and e-mail
me this form as a new attachment
In this story, a man named Manoah from Zorah had a wife who was barren. A angel from
the lord appeared to the woman and told her to not drink wine or any strong drink, and to not eat
anything unclean because the lord was going to give her a son. After Man