On July 2, 1776 the Second Continental Congress passed the resolution of independence, officially severing ties of the thirteen original colonies from the British crown. It was only on the 4th of July that Declaration of Independence, a document explaining the prior vote, was approved. I hope that this week my fellow Americans will remember our fundamental freedoms and those that defend them.
When in Rome…we visited perhaps the most interesting monument to me, a scholar of ancient Judaism. The Arch of Titus was built […]
I have had the good fortune of being able to spend this month with my family in Freiburg, Germany to do research […]
When the weather gets wet around here mushrooms come out. My son pointed out this clutch of mushrooms just this morning.
I have recently moved to the University of Kentucky. The entire region has been rubber banding back and forth between spring and […]