Why Moses and Elijah at the Transfiguration

Rather than (for example) Abraham or Isaiah? … we have yet to tackle that most interesting question of why it was Moses and Elijah that appeared with our Lord, rather than (for example) Abraham or Isaiah. As we will see, the answer to this question will greatly aid us in entering more deeply into the…

The Art Of Falling

Given that today’s Gospel focuses on the Transfiguration, this is a really helpful post by Fr Jeremy: The story of the Transfiguration, given us during the season of Lent, teaches us something important about life and also about God. Life is ultimately a process of falling. We may kid ourselves to the contrary but anyone…

Digital Model of Ancient Rome

Courtesy of the folk at the University of Reading: Do all roads lead to Rome? Award winning model offers world’s most up to date glimpse of ancient city.   University of Reading students, schoolchildren, and members of the public have been enjoying learning about Rome’s history through a new digital model of the ancient city.…