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From the movie GLADIATOR

Marcus Aurelius: Are you ready to do your duty for Rome?

Commodus: Yes, father.

Marcus Aurelius: You will not be emperor. 406 more words

Irish Man In The Middle East

A Call for a Mass for LGBT People at the Vatican

Today’s post is from guest blogger Benjamin Brenkert, a contributor to The Daily Beast.  Brenkert will pursue doctoral studies in education at Columbia University, New York, in the fall.   622 more words


Wandering Rome - July 4

Another leisurely day was in store. I slept in a bit and did some laundry. I loved being able to toss my things in a wash machine for a change. 478 more words


A wall of flame will burn forever in my memory, dancing with light, shifting in shadow

By K R Ravindran, President 2015 – 16

British writer and Royal Air Force pilot Roald Dahl was also an avid photographer who carried his beloved Zeiss camera on his many adventures. 426 more words


Vatican City

With limited time in Italy, my coworker and I hadn’t planned on visiting Vatican City – if it was in the itinerary, we would have booked a tour into the crypts. 262 more words