Bob Dylan has been driven by serious literature? Really?
As an American literature fan, I was thrilled by his recap of Melville’s Moby Dick. As a classics and “dead language” nut, his overview of the trials of Odysseus brought me to tears. As an anti-imperialism activist, his raw look at All Quiet on the Western Front gave me depth insight into Dylan’s lyrics.
The polar opposite of a brainless celebrity.
Well done, Mr. Dylan, well done.
“Listen to the songs….however songs are listened to these days…”
Pope Francis, whose closest colleagues in his homeland of Argentina may have been Alpha Course Anglican Charismatics, has invited Protestant Charismatics and Pentecostals to join him in Rome to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Roman Catholic Charismatic renewal.
This weekend is Pentecost (see Acts 2 in the Bible). The celebration original outpouring of the Holy Spirit upon the infant Christian Church in Jerusalem 50 days after the Resurrection of Jesus.
Pope Francis will be hosting a huge gathering outdoors at the Circus Maximus on Saturday night.
Looking at 1 Corinthians 12:11-18 the question was asked; “What is the most important to the bee hive? Is it the worker bee, the drone bee, or the queen bee? Who the most important part to the body of Christ?
This sermon was inspired by our Wednesday evening Bible Study on being Born Again. We explored Nicodemus and why he approached Jesus by night, what he gained and how his experience compared to the woman at the well.