First Jewish Revolt

by Robert Hamilton   In this essay I will be critically assessing the studies of Martin Hengel, and of Richard Horsley, on the revolutionary movements in the lead up to the first Jewish revolt. I will begin by noting their similarities, that is, where their two studies agree in their Continue Reading

Plumbing and its Importance to Our Lives

I have recently become aware of, just, how important, plumbing is to our lives. Functioning plumbing is vital to the ongoing illusion of a perfect world. Where would we all be without the flushing loo? How could we gaze contentedly at our own reflections in the bathroom mirror if our Continue Reading

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Authors Seeking Editors

If you are an author, seeking help with editing, so as to publish online with Amazon Kindle or Kobo – Midas Word can help you. Midas Word can edit your manuscript and/or help you through the steps to publish your book online. Create your own Ebook and publish with Amazon Continue Reading

Qumran Sect a Cult Under Siege

The Qumran sect, or the Essenes,  as they were known by Josephus – the first century AD Roman – Jewish scholar, were a prime example of a religious community during this period (200 BC to 68 AD). Records of their community laws contained in the Dead Sea Scrolls paint a Continue Reading

Judeo-Christian Roots Beginning of Misuse of Religion by Political Powers

by Robert Hamilton I think it will be enlightening to look back into the very roots of our religious and cultural identities, to see where our gods have come from and what defined our relationships with them. Historically the Judeo-Christian religions were, once established, all pervading in their control over Continue Reading

Skin

by Sudha Hamilton Our skin is our single largest living organ and it literally defines who we are. Without our skin, we would be a skeleton in a puddle of blood and that would take some getting used to, I imagine. Skin is often derided for being at the surface Continue Reading

Kidneys Matter

by Sudha Hamilton Published in WellBeing Magazine In our western health culture the kidneys are perhaps one of the most invisible and possibly neglected bodily organs. These two vaguely bean shaped organs are located near our spine at the small of the back, just below the liver and spleen. Responsible, Continue Reading

Ageing Affects on Our Consciousness

by Sudha Hamilton Published in WellBeing Magazine “O, what a world of unseen visions and heard silences, this insubstantial country of the mind! What ineffable essences, these touchless rememberings and unshowable reveries! And the privacy of it all! A secret theatre of speechless monologue and prevenient counsel, an invisible mansion of Continue Reading