Friday, 22 June 2012 00:00
Friday, 08 June 2012 00:00
Just about everyone agrees, even atheists, that Jesus Christ existed as a human person. He was a gifted teacher. He had special powers. He amassed a large following that caught the attention of both religious and secular authorities.
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00
The word “heir” conjures images of wealth, privilege and, most of all I think, leisure. We use the word to describe people who stand to inherit vast sums of money, and therefore don’t have to bother with tedious responsibilities like work.
Friday, 25 May 2012 00:00
In Woody Allen’s classic movie, “Annie Hall,” there’s a scene where Woody Allen and Diane Keaton are talking, and as they speak, captions appear showing what they are really thinking.
Friday, 18 May 2012 00:00
What do you think of when you imagine Jesus? Do you imagine the baby in the manger, surrounded by joyful parents, angels and shepherds? Do you picture him as depicted in millions of simulated photographs distributed throughout the world — a de-ethnicized, white-ish male with flowing brown hair and slight beard?