Because We Can All Use a Little Laughter

Chicken atheists

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The Transfiguration: Raphael’s Deathbed Masterpiece

Peter, James and John climbed the mountain with Jesus to pray; and there they witnessed an unveiling of the divine glory of Christ.  The miracle of the Transfiguration helped to strengthen the Apostles’ faith, revealing that Jesus was really God.  It is an encouragement to all Christians as well, giving us hope that we, too, will be glorified in heaven.On the Feast of the Transfiguration, celebrated this year on August 6, we are reminded of this great miracle—which has been memorialized in ar … [Read more...]

Scientists Discover Remains of the High Priest Caiaphas

Caiaphas and Jesus

“It is better that one man should die, rather than the people.” This was the prophecy from the high priest Caiaphas, as quoted by the John in the 18th chapter of the fourth Gospel. And it is Caiaphas who questions Jesus about His divinity in Matthew 26:57-64, before turning Him over to Pontius Pilate to be crucified. Those who had seized Jesus led Him away to Caiaphas, the high priest, where the scribes and the elders were gathered together. But Peter was following Him at a distance as f … [Read more...]