How has the Bible uniquely equipped the West to cultivate compassion, human rights, prosperity, and strong families?
Going by the frequency with which she’s mentioned in the Gospels, Mary Magdalene was an important figure in the early community of Jesus’ followers.
Here's a complete list of all of the How to Understand the Bible articles published over the last year. If you're new to the Bible or need a refresher course on the basics of Scripture, you'll find these essays very helpful.
Read this interview about a husband and wife who wanted to learn more about prayer, so they traveled the globe, exploring the great Judeo-Christian prayer traditions: in mountains and monasteries, in Christian communities and cathedrals, standing up and lying down, every hour and around the clock.