The Gift

“What do you want for Christmas?” That is a question that is commonly asked. Surely there’s some supersonic something out there that you just ‘have to have’ or maybe it’s something warm and cuddly that’s your pleasure? Perchance the new arrivals, that dazzle with shimmer and shine will ravish your delight until you shout out with glee, “my, isn’t that me”!  How swiftly they can be marked ‘high priority’ and placed at the top of your list of ‘must have … Read More

Mary, Mother of Jesus

On thousands of sacred canvases throughout Christendom Mary the mother of Jesus Christ is the emblem of beauty and purity.  It is her face that Christ had most resembled; she was after all His mother, and He in all things her son.  Mary stands apart from all women in history and she has been the personification of all that is fine and noble in womanhood. “Blessed art thou among women” (Luke 1: 28,42) The admiration of her is timeless and … Read More