Jesus spent much of His time with sinful people. Here He teaches His disciples that God longs to be reconciled to His children - even those who have sinned. This is the Parable of the Prodigal Son
Jesus calls the lowly fishermen Simon and Andrew, rather than learned scribes or priests, to be His first disciples.
A conversion story from a woman who thought she was a life-long Christian. Be forewarned: there is much supernatural about.
Jesus' first miracle takes place in Cana. He changes water into wine. What is the significance of this act, other than to keep somebody from having a terrible party?
Jesus fasts for forty days in the Wilderness. The Devil presents three temptations. With paintings by Juan de Flandes, James Tissot, William Blake, Ducio, Ary Schaffer and Carl Heinrich Bloch.
John has been baptizing sinners in the River Jordan. Jesus comes to be baptized. In this way, God's will is fulfilled and Jesus is anointed as God's Chosen One.
St. John the Baptist begins his ministry in the wilderness. He bears witness to Christ and establishes the one-time ritual of baptism for the forgiveness of sin.
The Life of Jesus Christ and the Art He Inspired: His Childhood and the Discussion with the Doctors at the Temple
The Bible only records a single incident from Jesus' childhood. At the age of twelve, his parents find him missing from their caravan and discover him discussing theology with scholars at the Temple.
The Life of Jesus Christ and the Art He Inspired: The Massacre of the Innocents, and the Flight Into Egypt
King Herod, terrified that a new King of the Jews might take his power, orders all boys under the age of two to be murdered. Meanwhile, the Holy Family escapes to Egypt.
Jewish elder Simeon sings a song of thanksgiving to God in the temple when Jesus is presented to the Lord. With artwork by Cornelis de Vos, James Tissot, and with art from Notre Dame and Hosios Loukas
At the Nativity of the Christ, Jesus is visited by poor. lowly shepherds, who represent the downtrodden of Israel. He is also visited by the Magi from the east, who represent the call of the Gentiles.
Mary and Joseph had to travel over 100 miles by donkey to register for the census required by Rome. What was their trip like, and what can we learn from viewing their struggles?
The angel Gabriel appears to Joseph in a dream and tells him to marry his betrothed, Mary, who is pregnant with Jesus Christ. Artwork by Mengs, Rizi, Seghers, and Ribeiro.
The angel Gabriel appears to Mary, a peasant girl living in Nazareth. She will bear a son, Jesus the Christ, and he will be the Messiah.
He's arrived! The newest captain of the iconic Tardis is 56-year-old Peter Capaldi, accomplished British television actor. But the question remains... the oldest question in the universe. Doctor Who?
Dragon Age:Origins appears to take some of its most important ideas from Arthurian legends.
A brief walkthrough on how to become a celebrity in the Sims 3.
Use up your leftover turkey with this recipe for Creamed Turkey on Toast.
Presents some ideas on how decorate a pumpkin without carving. Refers the reader to a handful of websites that offer tips on this seasonal activity.
Step-by-step instructions on how to dress up as Link from the Legend of Zelda with little expense and almost no sewing.
A brief overview of some of the characteristics of people with Asperger's Syndrome. Includes advantages, a list of famous people with the condition, and recommended reading.
A contrasting look at world events during three stages of the life of Queen Elizabeth II of England: at her birth, during her ascension to the throne, and at her Diamond Jubilee.
In the summer of 1997, my husband met Penn Jillette and Teller in Las Vegas. He helped them perform a remarkable magic trick that's still one of the best travel stories of our marriage.