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Presbyters and Saints in Rome - field workshop 18 IX - 24 IX 2016

We left our desks, and libraries, we put aside (for the moment!) smoothing up records in our database, and we headed for Rome to held a joint field workshop with the members of the team of the grant “Cult of Saints” based at University of Oxford, and directed by Professor Bryan Ward-Perkins. 460 more words


The book as a precious object

Bell, Book and Candle are symbolic objects in the term that describes an archaic form of excommunication, as well as being the title of a 1950s Broadway comedy, the book representing faith and learning. 1,914 more words

Liberation Collection

The Sealed Inscriptions

“Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.”
– H. Jackson Brown, Jr.


Black Hair

Black hair

Kindle eyes

Fugitive beard

Curling lips

Clenching teeth

loose decisions

Tattooed inscriptions

Losing breath


Black hair

Primitive smell

Piercing vision

Coveting hands… 47 more words


Paul at Assos — Part 1

In a previous post, “Paul on the Road to Assos,” I shared some comments and an image of the road that led from Troas to Assos (Acts 20:5–12). 257 more words


"A Glimpse of the Garden at Sunshine Cottage": Una Nixson Hopkins' Model Neighbors

In 1911 Una Nixson Hopkins published her only novel, A Winter Romance in Poppy Land (Boston: Richard G. Badger).  Remembered now largely as an architect and interior designer, as well as a… 1,869 more words