After the exalted view of human beings made in the image and likeness of God, today’s readings bring us back down to earth – literally: … 956 more words
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Bellerophon is an interesting figure to consider from Greek myth because his story changes over time (and because we have mostly only fragments and hints about his narrative). 981 more words
In Greek mythology, the Sirens were dangerous yet beautiful creatures, who lured nearby sailors with their enchanting music and voices to shipwreck on the rocky coast of their island.According to Ovid, the Sirens were the companions of young Persephone. 519 more words
He is shaking.
Curled up in the corner, teeth rattling, freezing.
The dance always starts like this. Nothing you can do about it.
With a shaking hand he stokes the little fire he’s made.303 more words
Religion aside, a rationalist’s point of view on Mother Teresa and the sainthood
By Sanal Edamaruku
India, especially Calcutta, is seen as the main beneficiary of Mother Teresa’s legendary ‘good work’ for the poor that made her the most famous Catholic of our times. 1,449 more words