Who among you fears the Lord and obeys the voice of His Servant?

Archive for March 6, 2008

New Photo of Hellen Keller

Helen Keller, 8, with her teacher Anne Sullivan, in Cape Cod in 1888.

Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880June 1, 1968) was an American author, activist and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to graduate from college.

The story of how Keller’s teacher, Anne Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language, allowing the girl to blossom as she learned to communicate, has become known worldwide through the dramatic depictions of The Miracle Worker.


A Great Puritan Site

I discovered a new and great Puritan site.  I highly recommend it and I added it to my blogroll.  See for yourself: http://www.puritansermons.com/.

Personally – I love the Puritans, even though I realize that they (also) were not perfect.

Let me know if you enjoy(ed) the site.  Cristian

The Dead Sea Scrolls (III) and Resurrection

Since Easter is approaching – I believe that this is a good time to post something that relates resurrection (more specifically the raising of the dead) to the Dead Sea Scrolls (DSS).  It is based on a lecture given by Peter Flint in Seoul, Korea.  He is an expert from Canada on DSS (born in South Africa).

He discusses the text in Luke 7:22-23 where John the Baptist sends his disciples to ask Jesus if He is the Messiah.  Jesus answered: