Advent is a season that invites us to prayerfully prepare and wait for Christmas Day.
Some might wonder: why are bread and wine necessary for the Eucharist?
The reality is that we know very little about author of the Gospel of Mark.
The author of the Fourth Gospel is generally considered to be St. John. The three Letters of John and the Revelation of John are also attributed to this saint.
St. Luke, or Luke the Evangelist, was the most prolific of the Gospel writers.
Now on the occasion of the feast [Pilate] used to release to them one prisoner whom they requested.
The Sabbath was entrusted to Israel to keep “as a sign of the irrevocable covenant.”
In the Bible, any time period that consists of the number 40 is significant.
St. Jerome said it best: “Ignorance of Scripture is ignorance of Christ.”
The sacred Scriptures teach us a great deal about the way God operates in the world.
A peek at some of the prominent figures and events in the New Testament.
They can be traced back to the beginning of the Roman army.
A look behind the scenes at the ancient roots of the word.
Theology 101 is taking a peek behind the scenes of some of the prominent figures, groups and events referenced in the New Testament.
Go behind the scenes of the New Testament with Theology 101.