Daily Archives: July 6, 2016

New Wine In New Wineskins

The parable of the wine and the wineskins was notable enough to be recorded in all of the synoptic gospels.  Mark 2:18-22 gives the parable and some of its context as possible:  “The disciples of John and of the Pharisees … Continue reading

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A Capital Heritage

In my car to and from work, I happen to be listening to an audiobook on culinary history.  The author is a wealthy and well-educated woman who lives in the New York City area and who worked in the past … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Annals Of Imperial Rome

The Annals Of Imperial Rome, by Tacitus, translated by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb It is little to be wondered that the Annals of Tacitus are among the most notable history books, in that the book manages to … Continue reading

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