The Enjoyment of Biblical Greek (Room 356)
Sundays, 1:15–2:45 p.m.
Also open to beginners, this class includes long-term members who who use translation aids including lexicons and commentaries to enjoy how probing the Greek of New Testament texts adds nuance and depth to reading Holy Scripture. For more information, contact the Rev. Dr. Thee Smith, 404-365-1093.
Listen with Greek texts in-hand and enjoy! To hear Greek recordings, follow these three steps on your phone:
- Dial 1-641-715-3800
- Input access code 52947#
- Input extensionfor weekly Sunday lesson readings, or other extensions for additional readings listed below.
Selections from the Prologue to the Gospel of John
- EXT. 5 – John 1.1-5, 14 – In the beginning was the Word...
- EXT. 9 – Greek Alphabet audio recording excerpted from a Greek pronunciation website.
Feast of St. Francis
- EXT. 22 – Gospel – Matthew 11:25-30 – English (interlinear trans.) and Greek (read twice)
- EXT. 23 – Epistle – Galatians 6:14-18 – English (interlinear trans.) and Greek (read twice)
Feast of St. Philip, Deacon and Evangelist
- EXT. 24 – Gospel – Matthew 28:18-20 – English (interlinear trans.) and Greek (read twice)
- EXT. 25 – Epistle – Acts 8.26-40 – English (interlinear trans.) and Greek (read twice)
NOTE: For other, more fluent (fast!) and professional audio recordings of biblical Greek go to the LetsReadGreek website. The first three recordings on this website (by Marilyn Phemister, David Field, and John Simon) are free.
For more information, contact the Rev. Dr. Thee Smith, 404-365-1093.