Monthly Archives: October 2016

What Does Jesus Say About Himself?

What Jesus actually said about himself, we can never be certain. The gospels, the earliest of which, the Gospel of Mark, was likely written about 35 years after the crucifixion, offer the most reliable testimony we have. Searching the KJV … Continue reading

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Review of “Blood Father” (mild spoilers)

* * * B Mel Gibson is back as John Link, a reformed ex convict trying his best to get along. His missing daughter Lydia (Erin Moriarty) calls him after she gets into trouble with a Mexican drug cartel. The … Continue reading

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Dante’s Inferno: Canto II

  Dante Alighieri’s “Divine Comedy”, written around 1300 A.D., tells a of his fantastic vision of hell, purgatory, and heaven. The first volume, the Inferno, has had incredible influence over our modern conception of hell. There are several free English … Continue reading

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Dante’s Inferno: Canto I

Dante Alighieri’s “Divine Comedy”, written around 1300 A.D., tells a of his fantastic vision of hell, purgatory, and heaven. The first volume, the Inferno, has had incredible influence over our modern conception of hell. There are several free English translations … Continue reading

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Review of “Warcraft” (mild spoilers)

* * C Though good in places, “Warcraft”, the film based on the amazingly popular games by Blizzard, fell flat. The acting, led by Toby Kebbel (Durotan, an Orc chieftain), Travis Fimmel (Anduin Lothar, a human warrior), Paula Patton (Garona, … Continue reading

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The Secret Book of John: Epilogue

Previous Chapter: Barbelo’s Message Among the ancient Gnostic manuscripts rediscovered in modern times, the Secret Book of John is one of the most important. It a sacred reservoir of Gnostic myth and revelation.  It breathes with the life of vision … Continue reading

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The Secret Book of John: Barbelo’s Message

Previous Chapter: Three Plots Against Humanity Among the ancient Gnostic manuscripts rediscovered in modern times, the Secret Book of John is one of the most important. It a sacred reservoir of Gnostic myth and revelation.  It breathes with the life … Continue reading

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