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.
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.
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?
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.