Monthly Archives: January 2018

Mothers

Poor Leah. She’s pathetic. This 17th century painting depicts Jacob (on the right with Leah) hauling her before Laban her father in indignation after Jacob discovered he had just spent the night with her instead of his preferred bride, her … Continue reading

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Brothers

I generally like to post images with these blog posts, either some contemporary image that connects with the Scripture text at hand or some classical painting or icon of the biblical story. As I looked for images of the first … Continue reading

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Glowing

Happy new year to everyone! This past Saturday, while I was home on a little vacation, we took our Christmas tree down to make room for the Epiphany open house we host each year. But our lights outside are still … Continue reading

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