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Holy Masquerade

Apparently Egyptian commoners had mummy masks made of papyrus, and scientists have now discovered inside of one what may be the oldest copy of a gospel we have. Imagine being the peasant who’s buried with first-century scraps of Mark’s gospel on his face. Gives new meaning to the prophet’s call to “bind [these words] on your forehead” (Deut. 11:18).

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Issue 17 / March 5, 2015
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  2. The Problem of Beauty

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  3. The Good News on Paper

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  4. ‘Beauteous Duck’

    The emperor penguin is an animal from which myths are made. /

  5. O Sapientia

    ‘My Ground of Being, always grounding me.’ /

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