LUNA THE PARISIAN is manifest in this painting which, despite its listed title, is not an ordinary scene in a flower shop. It could more appropriately be called “Homage to … Continue Reading Do you like Les Misérables? Did you know Juan Luna paid a tribute to Victor Hugo in an 1885 painting?
Jerome Cardan’s (Gerolamo Cardano, 24 September 1501 – 21 September 1576) method marked the first signs of what may be called a scientific approach to horoscopy. A number of historians … Continue Reading Sixteenth Century Artifact – Horoscope for the Birth of Jesus
For a number of reasons, Joseph has presented something of a problem for the Catholic Church over the past two millennia. The miracle of Christmas was not only that God … Continue Reading ‘Putting St. Joseph back in the Christmas picture’