Jews from the all over the world are celebrating Purim today. Purim is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the saving of the Jewish people from Haman, who was planning to kill all the Jews. This took place in the ancient Persian Empire. The story is recorded in the Biblical Book of Esther (Megillat Ester, in Hebrew). According Read More
A ring discovered near Jerusalem was attributed to Pontius Pilate, the Roman governor who, according to biblical texts, condemned Jesus to be crucified.
The hand of the Prophet Isaiah himself may have created an 8th century BCE seal impression discovered in First Temple remains near Jerusalem’s Temple Mount,
Mount Zion, by Dan Livni Sr. Anne-Catherine AVRIL, nds This week I would like to focus my commentary on the first reading, paying particular attention to the Hebrew text and to Jewish interpretation. The Lord of hosts will prepare on this mountain a banquet. This mountain is Mount Zion, the eschatological mountain where Read More
The Sacred Scripture, or the Bible, occupies in the Church a central place, and plays an essential role, the one of spiritually nourishing the faithful .
It is according to the Divine Revelation the fact that the ancient set of sacred books assembled under the name of “Bible” is the Word of God.
It is well known by all that the basic foundation of the Christian faith which distinguishes it from other professions of faith, including that one from which it is derived (Judaism), is the belief that God has incarnated in the history of mankind, fully assuming human nature , except sin. Even though I have not Read More
Archaeologists are uncovering the original City of David and telling an amazing story! Source: Jerusalem Dateline (Facebook).
Confer the report made by the National Catholic Reporter with Sr. Alexandra Vega, in Costa Rica. CLICK HERE.