Did Jesus really walk on the water?

rough water

When Jesus walked on the water he wanted to stimulate faith of his disciples demonstrating that he is the Lord of natural forces. In the gospel of Matthew we read that disciples “were terrified, and said, “It is a ghost!” and they cried out in fear” (cf. Matthew chap. 14, …

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The mistery of Jesus’ Conception


I must say that I’ve never found a more fascinating and surprising theory of the virginal conception of Jesus than that of Andrew Lincoln, Professor at University of Gloucestershire (published in the November/December of the Bible Archaeology Review). He maintains that the virginal conception of Jesus should be considered from …

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Feeling at home after traumatic events … (Luke chap. 16, verse 1-13 – First part)


First part: And he said also unto his disciples, There was a certain rich man, which had a steward; and the same was accused unto him that he had wasted his goods. And he called him, and said unto him, How is it that I hear this of thee? give an …

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The Biblical city of Sodom (Second part): has it been found?


Until recently, the biblical city of Sodom and Gomorrah were identified with Bab edh-Dhra and Numeira. It was just a guess, by the way not entirely likely because of their age too old. Moreover the localization of Bab edh-Dhra and Numeira does not coincide with what the Bible story said (Gen 13-19). …

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