Jesus before the hypocrites.

  “There is nothing from without a man, that entering into him can defile him: but the things which come out of him, those are they that defile the man. […] For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders, thefts, covetousness, wickedness, deceit, lasciviousness, an evil eye, blasphemy, Read More

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Jesus was more Jewish than you think.

When Rice University religion professor Matthias Henze visits local Houston-area churches and synagogues to promote interfaith understanding between Christianity and Judaism

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1,600-year-old church mosaic puzzles out key role of women in early Christianity.

A newly uncovered mosaic in the western Galilee speaks to the relatively high status of women in the early Church.

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Restoration work completed on Jesus tomb site in Jerusalem.

A team of scientists and restorers has completed work on the purported site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem’s Old City, and it will be re-opened to the public on Wednesday.     The group has worked for the past nine months at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and focused on the small structure above the Read More

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Didache: the Doctrine of the Twelve Apostles.

The Didache or The Teaching of the Twelve Apostles is a short treatise which was accounted by some of the Fathers as next to Holy Scripture, dated by most modern scholars to the first century.. It was rediscovered in 1873 by Bryennios, Greek Orthodox metropolitan of Nicomedia. The text, parts of which constitute the oldest extant Read More

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The Old and the New Covenant.

The Covenant of the Last Supper is described as “new”. Some like to think it is a covenant to the spirit of the gospel as opposed to Jewish law and prophecy. But such an interpretation runs counter to reality; for the opposition lies, not between the Old Testament and the gospel, but between two mentalities, Read More

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