Communal Reading of Scripture

Here you will learn what the Communal Reading of Scripture is, why it is important, and how you can start and lead your own group to engage in this practice!

Takes approximately 5 hours to complete.


Training more than one person?


Bible, Church, Faith & Everyday Life, Small Group Curriculum, and Spiritual Practices

Course Description

As Christians, our relationship with the triune God is vital to our understanding and practice of our faith. The Scriptures are a wonderful source to practice hearing and recognizing God’s voice in our lives. Throughout the centuries, people have come together to experience God’s Word, revelation, and teachings. Following in their footsteps, this short course will introduce you to the Communal Reading of Scripture practice. Here you will learn what the Communal Reading of Scripture is, why it is important, and how you can start and lead your own group to engage in this practice!

Meet Your Instructors

Fuller & Grace&Mercy Foundation

Fuller Seminary is an evangelical, multidenominational graduate institution committed to forming global leaders for kingdom vocations. Responding to changes in the church and world, Fuller is transforming the seminary experience for both traditional students and those beyond the classroom: providing theological formation that helps Christ-followers serve as faithful, courageous, innovative, collaborative, and fruitful leaders in all of life, in any setting.

The Grace and Mercy Foundation supports the poor and oppressed, and helps peoples learn, grow, and serve. Grace and Mercy’s approach to grantmaking is that of thoughtful investors. They invest in organizations that bring tangible value to their communities, and also target overlooked or underfunded opportunities.

What is a FULLER Equip course?

The FULLER Equip courses are designed with the goal of providing a comprehensive education in the study of Scripture and its practical applications to life, work, and the advancement of God's kingdom.

These courses are specifically tailored to meet the needs of learners around the world, offering a global perspective on the study of Scripture and its relevance to everyday life.

Whether you are looking to deepen your personal understanding of Scripture, or seeking to apply its principles to your professional life or ministry, FULLER Equip courses offer a wide range of resources and tools to help you achieve your goals.

From online lectures and interactive discussions to practical assignments and case studies, these courses are designed to engage learners at all levels and equip them with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed. So whether you are a beginner or an experienced student of Scripture, FULLER Equip courses have something to offer everyone.

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About FULLER Equip

FULLER Equip is an extension of Fuller Theological Seminary. It offers non-degree courses, professional certificate programs, training services, and research to help individuals and organizations advance the kingdom of God. FULLER Equip provides courses covering theology, leadership, counseling, and more. Professional certificate programs offer specialized study. Equip also offers training services such as customized workshops and coaching. Lastly, Equip conducts research and engages in strategic partnerships to innovate Christian ministry and service.

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