From the Pastor’s Desk
The Christian catacombs of Rome are underground burial places dating from the first four centuries A.D. In addition to the remains of early Christians, the catacombs contained numerous wall paintings (frescos) and sculpture which have long been a source of fascination to the art world and historians as they comprise the vast majority of extant Christian art from the Roman Empire era.
Generally, as we head in to summer, Pastor Andrew and I will take the opportunity to recommend some books for those moments when you can kick your feet up and burry yourself in a good book. I have five more recommendations this week: