• Bethlehem – Church of the Nativity

    As it is still technically Epiphany season in some churches, the topic of the Magi and their gift-bearing visit to the baby Jesus in Bethlehem shortly after his birth is still on my mind. I was reminded of my own…

  • St. Joseph’s in Dushanbe, Tajikistan

    St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Dushanbe, Tajikistan While studying Persian in Central Asia years ago, I found myself missing me some Christ-talk. Jesus is revered in Islam as a prophet, but not the Son of God, so Tajikistan being…

  • First United Methodist Church in Pittsburgh

    Attending services at the First United Methodist Church in Pittsburgh, PA I have walked by this place so often, it was time to finally go in and see the grandness from the inside. Also, what is Methodist actually? I couldn’t…

  • St. Elisabeth’s Church in Vienna’s 4th District

    My First Blog Post: St. Elisabeth’s Church in Vienna – Wieden The Church of St. Elisabeth sits in a lovely little square in the 4th District of Vienna, Austria. It’s three blocks from the gorgeous Belvedere Palace and Museum, and…