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07/19/2018 06:22 AM
Do colours have religious meaning?
Indeed they do. Read my contribution to the South African Journal for Art History on the topic of Biblical symbolism …

07/19/2018 02:43 AM
Who was Mary Magdalene really?
Sunday the 22nd of July coincides with the traditional festival for St. Mary Magdalene. She has been the subject of …

06/04/2018 12:49 AM
Seeing Abraham at fifty a Biblical tradition?
Visitors to the Netherlands are familiar with the sight. Dutchmen who turn fifty are embarrassed by a life sized puppet …

05/18/2018 07:15 AM
King of the Castle
  Back from my lecture tour in the Netherlands, I am proud to announce that I have taken up a …

05/16/2018 07:17 AM
Doctrine of Creation, fact or fiction?
  Back home from my Dutch lecture tour (and only slowly recovering from jet-lag) I share one of my talks …

03/27/2018 11:46 PM
Podcast now on iTunes
My podcast is now freely available on Apple iTunes, if you can spare a moment to give a five star …

03/26/2018 03:25 AM
Was Jesus a failed Prophet?
The season of Holy Week is a reason for contemplation. After Palm Sunday follows the universal celebration of the passion …

03/24/2018 08:21 AM
Was Jesus a failed prophet?
As we approach Holy Week, all sorts of questions about the Christian faith come to mind.¬†For my Dutch readers, a …

03/24/2018 12:02 AM
Why does the Catholic Church believe in Genesis?
In the tradition of the early Church to address the six days of creation in homilies during the season of …

03/06/2018 12:30 AM
Strathgordon Dam & Lake Pedder
Deep into the Tasmanian wilderness area one is confronted with the stunning silence of Lake Pedder, the almost eerie mountainous …