The New Quest for the Historical Jesus

By Joe LaGuardia In the last two hundred years of biblical research, scholars have outlined various “quests” for the historical Jesus.  Each quest accompanies new insights into historical records and artifacts that emphasize some never-before-understood facet about Jesus of Nazareth. The first quest, around the turn of the eighteenth century, applied new approaches of historical inquiryContinue reading “The New Quest for the Historical Jesus”

Rohingya Muslims: Among the most persecuted groups

By Joe LaGuardia For all of its bad ratings, the movie Waterworld with Kevin Costner had a creative premise. Costner plays the Mariner who fights for survival within a (literal) sea of villains and mercenaries.  The story takes place in the near future, when melting polar ice caps result in all of earth’s existing land being covered by water. What mightContinue reading “Rohingya Muslims: Among the most persecuted groups”