The etymology of Romania

As mentioned in previous articles, on the 1st of December Romania celebrates Great Union Day — this year, the 104th. To join in the celebration, I thought I would share some interesting bits about the country’s name. The following are taken from Wikipedia and are presented under the Wikimedia commons. Happy National Day, Romania!


Jesus Christ – true God and true man

I invite you to check out this video from The Thomistic Institute YouTube channel. In it, Fr. Dominic Legge presents a summary of the historical beliefs about the nature of Jesus Christ, and explains what the official Catholic position is on the topic. The video is part of a series called Aquinas 101, a project • Read More »



Rabbi Dr. Yitzchok Breitowitz explains why laws are necessary in Judaism

Ever wondered why there are so many laws in Judaism and why they are necessary? In the following video, from the Jewish Learning Institute YouTube Chanel, Rabbi Dr. Yitzchok Breitowitz offers some explanations, as well as commentary on the difference between the ethical generalities of Christianity and Judaism’s insistence on legalism. I hope you find • Read More »