Most of us link church with building, often giving a sense of stability to our faith, as well as a special space to worship God and to meet with other Church members. We easily take church buildings for granted.
It is the holiest Christian shrine. But, until March 2017, it was in danger of imminent collapse. The shrine goes by an odd name, the Edicule, meaning "little house. " It sits under a great dome in Jerusalem's Church of
They say the best things in life are free—and I believe it. No amount of money can buy a sense of real belonging with your family, friends, and community, or assure health in body, mind, and soul. As I think
One of the first things I learned as a parent is that kids are like sponges. They soak up everything around them—even the things we don't want them to. When they're young, it's easier to limit all of the sources
In 1205, Saint Francis of Assisi heard these words in a vision: "Rebuild my church, for you see it is falling into ruin. " Every so often, religious institutions become rigid and need to be revived and reborn. Catholics teach
Paul, Apostle of Christ In AD 64, Rome is burning. Emperor Nero blames the destruction on the Christians living there. He imprisons the aging apostle Paul (James Faulkner) and any other Christian he can capture.
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