What would Jesus think of this image of his friend being portrayed like this today? She was a Disciple and Apostle of Christ. I represented her in priestly robes, with crosses on her omophorion. But who defines Mary Magdalene as the mystic, apostle and disciple? They did not give her any priestly rank because she was a woman in a Jewish society. As women find their voices in society, mysterious Mary Magdalene is being rediscovered by spiritual women. To expand our gender bias, we have to go ... Read More about Mysterious Mary Magdalene is being Rediscovered by Spiritual Women.
Mary Magdalene was important in lives of the early followers of Christ. Her identity often gets reduced to that of a sinner and harlot. The ancient text did not document long discussions between her and Jesus. We know she made an impact! Of all the saints, the mystery and symbolism given to Mary Magdalene has grown with interpretations and objects to define her. The monograms attached to her name and image helps to redefine her. These few symbols of Mary might help to expand, provoke, and ... Read More about Mystery and Symbolism given to Mary Magdalene
Religious spirituality is the only human endeavor which has attempted to provide us with a model to pattern our individual lives. Our religious traditions encourage ordinary people to live and think at levels of integrated complexity that would be otherwise impossible. If we are going to transcend the misguided and destructive values that are leading us to the brink of disaster, the future will require us to embrace more knowledge and wisdom. The definition of transcendence is existence or ... Read More about We Can Transcend Our Religion And Tolerance
Greta Thunberg walked out of school in August 2018, she began a Friday strikes in front of the Swedish parliament. She was calling for action against climate change, she has been joined by millions of young people around the world. The youth of the world call on the adult population to become aware of Climate Change for the Future since it threatens them and future generations. The voices of millions around the world urge us saying, Our house is on fire — let’s act like it. Young people lead ... Read More about Climate Change for the Future
Celebrate the Easter season, begin a new season of grace and a time of joy and thanksgiving. The Easter season is about new birth, new beginnings, renewed salvation and what a better time than now. We are“Easter People,” who celebrate and ponder the Church's foundation, the gifts of the Spirit, and how to live as faithful disciples of Christ. Eggs were particularly prized at Easter because before industrial farming, hens laid few to no eggs over winter. Egg production ... Read More about Humor and Joy with Easter Eggs