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To immerse oneself


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To immerse oneself

  1. 1. To immerse oneself by Stefania Catullo Source: A. J. Jacobs Roma Tre - English B1 Intensive Course, July 14, 2011 T he i nn er se nse (kind of)
  2. 2. A. J. Jacobs <ul><li>who? </li></ul><ul><li>what? </li></ul><ul><li>why? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Do you know it? 2004
  4. 4. Interesting but out of topic… <ul><li>“ My Outsourced Life” , Esquire , 2005 </li></ul><ul><li>“ I think You’re Fat” , Esquire , 2007 </li></ul>
  5. 5. 2007
  6. 6. Living Biblically OVER 700 LAWS!!! <ul><li>WHY? </li></ul><ul><li>Curiosity </li></ul><ul><li>Fundamentalism </li></ul>WHAT DID HE DO FIRST?
  7. 7. Living Biblically <ul><li>Then, what did he do? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Living Biblically Then, what did he do?
  9. 9. Living Biblically <ul><li>What has he learnt from this experience? </li></ul>1. LIFE-CHANGE
  10. 10. Living Biblically <ul><li>What has he learnt from this experience? </li></ul>2. CHALLENGE 1. LIFE-CHANGE
  11. 11. The seat problem
  12. 12. The stoning problem
  13. 13. Conclusion <ul><li>GIVE THANKS to realize the hundreds of little things that go right everyday </li></ul><ul><li>HAVE REVERENCE respect other people habits/rituals </li></ul><ul><li>DO NOT FOLLOW THE BIBLE LITERALLY just take what you think is the best </li></ul>
  14. 16. THANK YOU!!!