Tag Archives: Herod

Sunday after Christmas (29 December 2013)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Herod threatens the Christ Child 2.1 Danger for baby Sargon 2.2 Romulus and Remus 2.3 The dragon and the Christ Child 2.4 The spider and the cave 3 Jesus Database 4 Liturgies and Prayers 4.1 Music … Continue reading

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Study Leave — Week Three

Tiberias, Israel Friday, 22 March 2013 It is now three weeks since I arrived in Israel for my sabbatical, and the place is abuzz with preparations for Passover and—for the Western Christians in Jerusalem—Holy Week. For the local Christians, Easter … Continue reading

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