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The Handmaiden Prophecy

So we know from the last post that an Essen prophet predicted that a young Herod would grow up to be the king and certain Pharisees were making prophecies with life and death consequences during the last days of Herod about who would inherit the kingdom from him. 1,103 more words

Mariamne The Queen

Was Eve a virgin before the Fall?

As part of my reading Advent in Lent, I am now working my way through the readings for Christmastide.  As the readings for Lent intensify, it is interesting to pair them with the readings for Christmas:  Jesus truly was born to die, and to rise again. 485 more words

David Cruz-Uribe

Go to Jesus through Mary

« You are not alone. Neither you nor I can ever find ourselves alone. And even less if we go to Jesus through Mary, for she is a Mother who will never abandon us. 168 more words


A Spring Flower Garland

Five days after the announcement proclaiming the arrival of Spring we have it: The Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary: “For behold, you shall conceive and bring forth a Son . 230 more words

Celtic Resources

What Do You Think Mary Looked Like?

“Overall though, I’m trying to handle this drawing with care, out of respect for Mary’s historical significance. It may not be spot on, but, I’m trying my best with this one with the knowledge I have.

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Johann Sebastian Bach: Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring (Naturally Bach)

Bach’s birthday is March 31.  He’ll be 331 years old.  In his honor, here’s a striking video I saw last year on a blog.  It’s quite pleasing.   194 more words



This is general information for the people in all my classes.  I don’t quite yet have our class blog up and running, so here is a public place to get a message across. 608 more words

Liturgical Year