Reading: John 20:1-18
In the Gospel of John the first person Jesus appears to after His resurrection is Mary Magdalene. This is bizarre because, if you know the story behind Mary, she really wasn’t a significant character. 1,070 more words
This is how much Earth is worth.
If every bank around the world came together, met with serious bankers, investors, and accountants from every (developed) land, alongside the worlds leaders, scientists, religious affiliates, world thinkers, philosophers, elite entrepreneurs, and government officials, this is roughly the amount the planet Earth would cost. 205 more words
Dylan Moran is very refreshing to watch.
Stephen Greenblatt’s The Swerve centers on a book-length First Century BC poem by Lucretius, On The Nature Of Things; apparently lost (like so much ancient literature) until book-hunter Poggio Bracciolini unearthed a forgotten copy in a monastery in 1417. 799 more words