A Christmas historian shares some facts about what the holiday is, what it isn’t, and what it was.
How torture and grand juries are teaching a Protestant to pray to Mary.
A New Testament scholar explains how we should think about the mother of Jesus.
We have taken faith and bound it to an intolerant demigod: reason.
Rather than rushing into Christmas, take time to observe the season of Advent.
The foster father of Jesus is largely ignored. Here’s why he shouldn’t be.
Tired of hearing the same old Christmas songs each season? Give these renditions a listen.
Advent is our time to long, to yearn, and to groan those guttural “groans that words cannot express.”
Why it matters — for understanding world history and for addressing global conflicts today — that Jesus was not a Gentile.
Much of what culture teaches us about relationships is pretty off base from a Christian perspective.