Phillip on a Road Trip

Acts 8:26-40


In this scene, Phillip has gone from Samaria, and is travelling south on the “desert” road between Jerusalem and Gaza. While many scholars would use this as a time to float theories about which road he took toward Gaza, we might find it more interesting to look at why he went on this particular road trip: An angel of the Lord came to him and told him to go. 580 more words

Israeli minister urges Israelis to ‘give their lives’ for annexation of West Bank

Hard-line Israeli politician Naftali Bennett says Israelis must “give their lives” to ensure the annexation of the occupied West Bank.

Speaking on Thursday, the education minister, who leads the Zionist Habayit Hayehudi party, said, “We must give our lives” for what he referred to as the cause of annexing the West Bank. 224 more words


Samaria Gorge in Crete

Stone bridge with oleanders

During our three-year tour in Budapest we visited Greece three times, our last trip was in Crete, its biggest island. The major natural beauty of Crete is the Samaria gorge, one of the longest gorges of Europe (the longest is the gorge du Verdon in France). 866 more words


Coins baring the name of Mazday

Coins baring the name of Mazday and dated years 1-4 were made by the same workshop has those of the Sidonian kings. Mazday was awarded the satrapy of Sidon after helping suppress the failed attempt by ´Abd ´astart I, to lead his people to independence. 89 more words


SA-No.GA(I)CL`12 (OG)

Phoenicia, Samaria 375-333 B.C

AR 9.70mm (Thickness 1.54mm), weight 0.67g, die axis = 12h (0 degrees), 1/16 Shekel.

Obverse: Galley left with oars and row of shields; below waves, Phoenician date above (year 9), cable border. 53 more words


In the dust of the Rabbi- Day 98

Title: The challenge by the brothers

Scriptures to Read: John 7:2-10; Luke 9:51-56

The Feast of Tabernacles

John points out that the Feast of Booths was near. 361 more words



From the movie Samaria, Producer Devin Landin; Director Kiel Adrian-Scott; Actress Katie Wren Whitty and Actor Demetrius Grosse