I need to pick up this man’s books…
Your lecture of the week!
[Note: I wrote this two weeks ago now, before the purchase of a house went through and wedding planning got crazy-busy. Apologies that the blog has been such a minimal focus of late – duties call! Still relevant…] Every now and then, something that has been in the background pops out to be seen with…Details
New Testament Apocrypha are fascinating… The New Testament apocrypha are a number of writings by early Christians that give accounts of Jesus and his teachings, the nature of God, or the teachings of his apostles and of their lives. These writings often have links with the books generally regarded as “canonical” but Christian denominations disagree…Details
Fr. Barron on the film Noah: The references to nephilim are strewn throughout the Book of Enoch, the last book that was rejected from Roman Catholic biblical canon (but still held as canon in Coptic Catholicism). Many of the Church Fathers wished to include it in the bible, while others believed it to be too…Details
Today’s second reading was James 5:1-6: Come now, you rich, weep and howl for the miseries that are coming upon you. Your riches have rotted and your garments are moth-eaten. Your gold and silver have rusted, and their rust will be evidence against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You have laid up…Details