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The physical effects of the scourging and crucifixion of Jesus

For the March print edition of Catholic Insight Magazine, I wrote an article on the physical effects of the scourging and crucifixion of Jesus.  The article was part of a Lenten meditation on Jesus’ ultimate self-giving act of love and … Continue reading

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Sacrificing Isaac

Remember the Genesis account of Abraham and his son, Isaac?  God tested Abraham by commanding him to offer his beloved only son, Isaac, as a burnt offering, a sacrifice.  Abraham set off with Isaac to do as the Lord commanded … Continue reading

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