When in Rome…we visited perhaps the most interesting monument to me, a scholar of ancient Judaism. The Arch of Titus was built in 82 CE by Domitian after the death of his older brother, Titus. It commemorates Titus’ victories, particularly the siege and conquest of Jerusalem in 70 CE, depicted by the 7-branched menorah.
This morning as the sun came up the dew was thick upon the grass and near me was the camera with the […]
I am very fortunate to be able to travel for Penn State this summer. I was recently named as chair of Freiburg […]
When we stay in Freiburg we walk into town at least once a day, just to stretch our legs and pick up […]
5 am gets earlier each year I get older. My son wants to come with me tomorrow so I will do it […]