O Holy Night

Share on facebook
Facebook 0
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn 0
Share on reddit
Reddit 0
Share on delicious
Delicious
Share on digg
Digg
Share on stumbleupon
StumbleUpon 0
Share on whatsapp
WhatsApp
Share on email
Email
Share on print
Print

“I am an historian, I am not a believer, but I must confess as a historian that this penniless preacher from Nazareth is irrevocably the very center of history. Jesus Christ is easily the most dominant figure in all history.”

—H.G. Wells

Something for the weekend.   O Holy Night sung by Renee Fleming.  The English lyrics, ironically written by a Unitarian minister in 1855, powerfully convey the turning point in history that the birth of Christ brought into beginning.

 

More to explorer

You Have to Love Buzz Aldrin

Aldrin shot down two MIGs in combat in the Korean War, and he earned two Air Force Service Medals, two Distinguished Flying

July 20, 1969: I am the Vine and You are the Branches

In the radio blackout, I opened the little plastic packages which contained the bread and the wine. I poured the wine into

July 20, 1969: Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.

      Fifty years ago on July 20, 1969 Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to land a 

4 Comments

Comments are closed.