March 25, 2016

From Bethlehem to Calvary


The road to Bethlehem we take in Advent turns, in Lent, inexorably toward Calvary.

I've written a little about that, and a striking Lenten display at my home parish, at the Catholic Writers Guild blog: From Bethlehem to Calvary.

March 14, 2016

False Memory and True Scripture

Psychological studies have shown that we’re not fully reliable witnesses. Witnesses can lead themselves (or be led by others) to remember details that were never there. They generate false memories of the events.

This seems to cast doubt on the testimony of any witness, yet it actually supports the accuracy of the Biblical narrative!

I explore this in my latest article on New Evangelizers: False Memory and True Scripture.