Jennifer Garrison Brownell
Scholars always seem to say something, well, scholarly about this passage, like, "In first century Palestine, the act of wiping Jesus' feet with her hair would have been an act of unseemly immodesty by Mary."
Kenneth L. Samuel
Today we mark the triumphal entry of Jesus into the city of Jerusalem . . . riding on a donkey.
Richard L. Floyd
Jesus knew that people who said the kinds of things he said and did the kind of things he did in Jerusalem were likely to end up on a Roman cross.
Emily C. Heath
It has become quite common for some American Christians to believe they are being persecuted for their faith.
A friend of mine did a sermon series she called "The Ten Essentials."
In my prayers, I often err on the side of praying for things that I could do myself.
I know a professor who's delightful in the classroom.
A minister at my childhood church used to start many of his sermons with a song called "Love Lifted Me."
Lazarus was dead: to begin with.
Sometimes when I read the Psalms, I skip over the laments.