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The Oxford, England, city council’s licensing officer has apologized for blocking a public performance of a Passion Play planned for today. Though the event was organized by a church group and a theological college, the licensing officer was under the impression that it was a…
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Passion is an intense word that today conjures images of a compelling, romantic force such as the one that drove star-crossed lovers like Romeo and Juliet to commit suicide. 427 more words
Today is Good Friday, it is the morning and it is wonderfully quiet: the quiet after the storm.
Yesterday, the remnants of tropical cyclone Ita battered New Zealand, smashing caravans, flooding rivers, causing slips and toppling giant trees across houses. 796 more words
Today being Maundy Thursday in the Christian calendar (the day on which Jesus had his Last Supper with the Apostles before the Crucifixion) prompts me to look back at a television production of a play which was transmitted on a Maundy Thursday over fifty years ago. 1,058 more words