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Rock of Ages.

Going there…

From the corner of my eye,

Scanning freshly turned soil

Amidst Dumfriesshire rolling hills,

I saw you.

It only took a second

But I knew. 113 more words

Poetry

Bronze Power and Pathos in Florence

On several occasions I’ve extolled Palazzo Strozzi’s exhibitions for their original and creative approach. The current one on Hellenistic bronzes is no exception. It is simply stupendous and anyone who wanders near Florence and misses it is missing a great deal. 632 more words

Tuscany

They removed the roof and let down the bed

During the ministry of Jesus at Capernaum four men brought a paralyzed man to see Jesus, likely seeking healing, but there were so many people in the house that it was not possible to get in to see Jesus. 559 more words

Bible Study

A most important consideration concerning the temple in Jerusalem

Some believe the temple was located at the Dome of the Rock. Others believe it was located else where. Considering the Dome of the Rock, the altar may have stood upon the showcased rock, or the Holy of Holies may have stood upon this rock. 305 more words

Archaeology

Shot of the Day - The Dig at Empress Place

It does not look like much, but this is an important dig for Singapore.

The dig at Empress Place is a rescue excavation, dig for archaeological material in a site that would be undergoing construction, to save whatever can be saved. 33 more words

Singapore

Road Archaeology #1

Do you ever wonder what future archaeologist will think when they dig up our past? How far into the future must we travel to get a good laugh out of something as simple as a bottle cap smashed in the road being pondered as an ancient article of jewelry or possibly a communication device of some sort?  53 more words

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