A discussion of the pros and cons of including the Apocrypha in the Bible. I also explain three stories from these books and why they're relevant for today.
Sister Nazarena was an American Camaldolese nun, who lived like an Egyptian hermit in a Roman convent for forty-five years.
This is a study on the first three letters of the Hebrew Aleph-bet in their ancient pictograph forms. Each representative image will reveal a facet of God's goodness and character.
Genesis 6 very briefly refers to the Nephilim, yet does not talk about them again by name. Who are they? Are they really half angels? How big were they?
God's glory is heavy, as expressed biologically through the human liver and gold. Discover how the glory of God, the liver and gold are related in this article.
Some saints traveled to Heaven by way of an illumined path. Others, no less holy, journeyed in darkness. These saints teach us how to bear with doubts.
We learn from Moroni's writings the precarious nature of his existence as he records ". . .after the great and tremendous battle at Cumorah, behold, the Nephites who had escaped into the country southward were hunted by the Lamanites, until they were all destroyed."
Uncontrolled lust creates problems in society. These saints struggled with lust and have wise advice to stay in control.
Certain lucky mystics have peeked through heaven’s portal. What did they see? Is heaven similar to earth?
"Star of the Sea" has long been a popular interpretation of the name Mary. How did this understanding develop and what is the spiritual significance?
Bl. Solanus Casey was an American Capuchin priest. His seven-star virtues cause him to shine in the firmament.
In the study of sociology, we are presented three varying perspectives concerning our interactions with the world and those in it. So when considering these three perspectives from the viewpoint of the bible, which one should we concentrate on?
People want to say that Christianity and Paganism are separate, but in fact they are much the same. Read about the pagan elements and traditions of Christianity here.