If you are one of those people who know every note of "Jesus Christ Superstar," the anthemic rock opera penned as a concept album by a couple of pimply upper-class Brits named Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, you might be surprised by much of what you hear at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora, where...
Here, then, is the issue. The gospel of Christ says that progress comes from every individual merging his individuality in sympathy with his neighbors. On the other side, the conviction of the nineteenth century is that progress takes...Show More Summary
Name: Jana, Mariano and their children Phadi and Christ Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina Size: 2,200 square feet Years lived in: 5 years, owned. Five years ago Jana and her husband bought a property containing three little houses with plans of turning them into one big home for their family. Show More Summary
The movie has attracted interest at the box office this month.
A church in the Mississippi Delta was robbed of its Easter offering. Greenwood police are investigating the burglary at West President Church of Christ. A cabinet was broken into, and … Click to Continue »
Whoa. "PureFlix.com offers bingeable programming like 'The American Bible Challenge,' a game show hosted by Jeff Foxworthy; 'Family Affair,' a sitcom starring Brian Keith that ran from 1966 to 1971; 'The Encounter,' a Pure Flix original scripted series about people who are visited by Jesus; and stand-up comedy from Sinbad and Louie Anderson. Next up […]
Wisconsin news outlets broke a sickening story this week of a man charged with raping multiple children and attempting a “crude” abortion on one of them after she became pregnant. WSAU News reports authorities charged Matthew Christenson, 33, of Crandon, Wisconsin, with 14 felonies involving sexual and physical abuse of victims ages 12 through 17. […]
I recently saw a rather alarming poster advertizing a blood drive The title is “donate bllod and follow your artistic inclinations” which, given the image, I interpreted as “donate blood and faint, so that you are inclined head down just like the recently crucified Christ. You will be resurrected too (by some fluids not the […]
Cabinet officials in the President Donald Trump’s White House meet for a weekly Bible study group led by a right-wing pastor dedicated to “making disciples of Christ in the Capitol” and spreading Christian fundamentalism among U.S. leaders. Fusion.net reported Thursday that Energy...
Easter is over, but who cares if the timing of Johann Sebastian Bach’s St. John Passion is a little off? The first of the Baroque master’s two surviving Passions (musical settings of the Passion of Christ) was performed with stirring conviction and exquisite attention to detail on Wednesday by the International Bach Academy Stuttgart Chorus […]
Jesuit Father James Martin welcomed an invitation from Cardinal Donald Wuerl to preach on Good Friday.
A beautiful litany full of praise and joy. And, not too long. What could be better? Litany for the Easter Season Father of life, we give you praise and glory. Christ is risen, alleluia! You have given Jesus victory over sin. Christ is risen, alleluia! You have raised him from the dead. Show More Summary
Since 2016, the internet has cared more about memes than about Jesus. According to Google Trends, memes have surpassed Christ in online popularity, and the meme’s cultural relevance doesn’t look to be waning anytime soon. We live in a day and age where you can literally make a living from making memes. And why not? The […]
The Gothenburg City Museum charts this Swedish city’s history. I’ve always been rather intrigued by the Vikings, so as I had limited time in the museum, I went straight to the ‘Vikingr – Between Odin and Christ’ exhibition. There were sculptures of several Viking Gods. I hadn’t heard of any female Viking gods previously. Freyia […]
By design duo Emil Humbert and Christophe Poyet If you’ve ever wondered what a modern apartment in Monaco worthy of Grace Kelly, once its beloved princess, might look like, this impeccably designed one by duo Emil Humbert and Christophe...Show More Summary
The 28-year-old Florida native was the youngest winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions and the Marilyn Horne Foundation Vocal Competition. Among her predecessors as Tucker Award winners are Renée Fleming, Christine Goerke, Joyce DiDonato, Matthew Polenzani, Lawrence Brownlee, Michael Fabiano, and Jamie Barton. (includes video)
Holy fucking shit. Mark Zuckerberg himself, the creator of Facebook and the fifth richest man in the world, just descended down to Earth to walk among us plebeians at the Facebook Developer Conference in San Jose. I was one of the mere mortals lucky enough to witness the power and strength of His Holiness as he gilded… Read more...
The Isenheim Altarpiece is one of the most unusual pieces of holy art from its era. Rather than depicting Christ, the Virgin, and saints as pristine and calm, the religious figures writhe in disgusting agony and suffering while tormented...Show More Summary
Over the past year Wessex Archaeology has been working with Canterbury Christ Church University to develop a series of work placements and projects for their second-year students. These form part of their new module for 2016/2017 – Applied Humanities Employability in Practice – for students in the Humanities Department. Show More Summary
POSTMODERNISM, THEN AND NOW: Shot: Pilate’s dilemma is captured in Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ, a brilliant and bizarre film that is at once a genuine work of piety and one degree shy of being a genuine work of pornography. Hristo Shopov’s beleaguered Pilate invokes that most 21st-century of phrases: “my truth.” He […]