The Unadulterated Bible and the “Pericope of the Adulteress”

If you open your Bible to the Gospel of John, and turn to chapter 8, you are most likely to find a bracketed paragraph at the beginning, with a footnote saying: “the oldest manuscripts do not contain 7:53-8:11,” or something to that effect.  This section of John’s Gospel is often...
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An Invitation to a Holy Lent

While my family and I lived in New Orleans, we were exposed to some of the most unique culture in the United States.  Their forte is carnival season—when there would be over 80 parades, king cakes galore, and much indulgence and revelry.  The season culminated on Mardi Gras (or...
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