It is a Wise Father that Knows His Own Child

Today is another Father’s Day, seems like we just celebrated last year’s – how the time goes by fast. That’s the subject of today’s Bible or Not post. It has been said that it is a wise father who knows his own children, and I would agree with that. But what does that have to do with the time going by fast?

“It is a wise father that knows his own child.” – Bible or Not?

The relationship between father and child is one that can easily be taken for granted. As you raise your children…

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There is Nothing Either Good or Bad, Thinking Makes It So

The idea of moral relativism has been around for centuries, if not millenia. What’s good for you is good for you, what’s bad for me is bad for me. We can all do whatever we want, there is no good and no bad, only how we perceive it or think about it in our minds. There is no black or white, only gray.

“For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” – Bible or Not?

In the Bible the Apostle Paul states in his writings to the Corinthians, “All things are lawful unto me”. So is he agreeing with the idea of moral relativism? Find out…

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Beware the Ides of March Quote Origin

Today we observe the “Ides of March” made famous by the death of Julius Caesar in 44 B.C. and its portrayal in the Shakespearean play named after him. Yes, today’s quote is not from the Bible, but like other Shakespeare quotes it has been known to be confused with Biblical text.

“Beware the Ides of March” – Julius Caesar, Act 1, Scene 2, William Shakespeare

The word “ides” comes from the ancient Roman calendar dating as far back as 753 B.C. The Romans had three reference points for each month known as the Kalends, the Nones and the Ides. The Kalends was the first day of the month, the Nones was either the fifth or seventh or day depending on the month, and the Ides was…
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