Thecla and Paul

Thecla and Paul

I choose to approach this post as if Thecla was a real person (as was Paul) and that her story really happened even though there is speculation that indicates otherwise.  The Yale professor, Dale B. Martin from his Lecture, “The “anti-household” Paul,” indicates that...
God at the Wall of Our Garden

God at the Wall of Our Garden

To truly love another is to also know how to set a boundary and to be consistent in our application.  Setting a boundary is especially important if you are a mother.  What happens if you do not set consistent expectations for your children?  In the greater world,...
A Donkey and a Colt

A Donkey and a Colt

I would like to talk about another missed opportunity to understand Jesus and his ministry for lifting up women on this Palm Sunday.  All 4 Gospels: Matthew 21, Mark 11, Luke 19, John 12, mention that Jesus sat on a colt and rode it into the city or the sitting...
The Furies – The Benefit of Guilt

The Furies – The Benefit of Guilt

An article had me thinking today.  It is located at this address:  https://classicalwisdom.com/mythology/monsters/worship-guilt-furies-justice/ Here’s what came to my heart and mind after recently writing about Saint Anselm in a previous post. We live in a society...