Skip to content

Daily Archives: April 22nd, 2011

   “The death of the God-man is the spring of everlasting life.”

The Last Supper: A Girls Night Out

  THE LAST SUPPER was a feast for men, but no more. The custom on Holy Thursday, also known as Maundy Thursday, is to reenact Christ’s washing of the apostles feet. Most of the ”apostles” who had their feet washed at the church I attended last night were women and I’m sure it was the same in the majority of […]

An Oyster at Passover

  A NEW YORK TIMES writer takes his Passover meal with an oyster, inspiring this excellent discussion at VFR. This sort of irreverence – shellfish is prohibited under Jewish law – is typical. The liberal Jew sees himself as superior to his ancestral faith and scorns it every bit as much as he does Christianity.  As one commenter remarks: These people, be they […]