Creation Stories of the Ancient World

Wondrium Series Analyzes Biblical Creation Story

April 9, 2023

Most of us are familiar with the creation story found in the Bibles of the Jewish and Christian faiths. God’s creation of Heaven and Earth appear at the beginning of each. However, there’s more to this story than meets the eye. […]

The Nativity by Lorenzo Lotto

Why Was Jesus Christ’s Birth So Special?

December 7, 2022

What circumstances made Jesus’s birth so important? Was it the immaculate conception, the biblical prophecies the birth fulfilled, or Mary’s and Joseph’s visitations by angels? A biblical scholar dives deep into the history of Jesus for clues. […]

Statue of Jesus Christ

Christianity and the Ideology of Exclusivism

October 6, 2022

Christian leaders preached that they were there to help those in need. However, they also insisted that they and they alone had the correct understanding of both human truth and divine reality. […]

A small wooden cross surrounded by lit candles and flowers

The Spread of Christianity: Benefits and Losses

October 6, 2022

Christianity overtook all other religions and asserted itself on the thought, culture, society, and political structures of the West. While there was much gained for the world by the triumph of Christianity, much was lost as well. […]

Apollo temple ruins

Christian Violence in the Roman Empire

October 1, 2022

Throughout the reign of Theodosius I, many Christians raided pagan temples and destroyed them. They even disfigured pagan statues in accordance with biblical passages. […]

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