Saint Joan of Arc

ca. 1412 Domrémy, Duchy of Bar, Kingdom of France. Died 30 May 1431 (aged 19) Rouen, France (then controlled by England) Honored in Roman Catholic Church Anglican Communion Beatified 18 April 1909, Notre Dame de Paris by Pope Pius X Canonized 16 May 1920, St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome by Pope Benedict XV Feast 30 May […]

The Gospel of Jesus’ Wife

  By Eric Marrapodi, CNN Belief Blog Co-Editor (CNN) – A newly revealed, centuries-old papyrus fragment suggests that some early Christians might have believed Jesus was married. The fragment, written in Coptic, a language used by Egyptian Christians, says in part, “Jesus said to them, ‘My wife …” Harvard Divinity School Professor Karen King announced […]