The message of Christmas is comforting, but when one considers the persistence of warfare and other human ills, is it’s promise of peace on earth truly to be believed? Read more ….
One of the best things about Christmas is the opportunity of getting together with family and friends around a sumptuous meal. So why not add some delicious new elements to your Christmas menu. Here are some of the best cook books to help you come up with a feast fit for the holiday! Enjoy! Check them out now.
Christianity is, and always has been, a faith that finds expression in highly visual ways … through painting and sculpture, image, icon, symbol, design, and other non-verbal means. We take a look at the principal varieties of Christian symbolism, both traditional and contemporary.
Sources of Symbolism in Christianity
Michelangelo Paintings from the Sistine Chapel
Come with us to Rome. Our image map brings you the painstakingly restored paintings of the Creation and Fall in one of the most beautiful settings anywhere. Under these images Popes are elected.
The Gallery Tour
Whatever the skeptics and secularists have to say about it, Jesus is alive and well within popular culture. Magazines, radio, television, newspapers, billboards, roadside signs … and especially the Internet … are filled with images to satisfy the curiosity of the faithful. Pictures of Jesus proliferate and we have collected hundreds of them in our new Jesus Picture Gallery. The good, the bad and the ugly. While Muslims forbid publishing images of the Prophet: Christians, on the other hand, appear to have a ravenous appetite for images of the Savior, however tasteless. I’m not sure which is to be preferred: the feast or the famine. More on this topic.
In a time of war and conflict, prayers for peace arise from the lips of citizens in all countries and from adherents of all faiths.
I thought I understood the meaning of Christmas. Guess I will have to go back to the drawing board.
Check out these YouTube videos about Christmas.
These top selling Christmas albums will enhance the joy of Christmas in any home. Ranked by popularity and price, you can order these albums now! Read more ….