Chapter 7- Thy Rod and they Staff shall comfort me. From the novel “The 23rd Psalm,” a science fiction story about survival after a comet hits the Earth

Chapter 7-“thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.”   Food supplies were running out and some decisions had to be made. There were no plants or trees growing on the inter-continental bridge. What the group needed was weapons for protection against other humans and beasts. Colonel Shepherd, and Retired General Mandel asked for volunteersContinue reading “Chapter 7- Thy Rod and they Staff shall comfort me. From the novel “The 23rd Psalm,” a science fiction story about survival after a comet hits the Earth”

Chapter 4- The Essenes from the Novel, “Jesus and John,” by Dr. Pelham Mead, published by Xlibris.com

Chapter   4 – The Essenes   Mary went to the central market one day when Jesus was 14 year of age. While at the central market in Nazareth a man approached her, and asked, “pardon me madam, but is your name Mary the wife of Joseph of Nazareth. “Yes, I am, who are you,” MaryContinue reading “Chapter 4- The Essenes from the Novel, “Jesus and John,” by Dr. Pelham Mead, published by Xlibris.com”

Reflections by Dr. Pelham Mead

Reflections By Pelham Mead   Reflections of times past, Memories in our mind cast. Dreaming of better times, Of chapel bells and chines. Our minds float above, Like a flying dove. Special times in our lives, Of spices, basil and chives. Meals we all shared, Good and bad times we faired.   Our thoughts areContinue reading “Reflections by Dr. Pelham Mead”

Why the Bible never mentions the Essenes

Except for a mention in one of Paul’s letters no where in the New Testament Bible does Jesus mention the Essenes. He talks about the Saduccees and the Pharisees, but never about the Essenes. A fourth political faction the Zealots was also not mentioned, however Judas was believed to be a Zealot. Why is itContinue reading “Why the Bible never mentions the Essenes”

Jesus and John, Chapter 4-The Essenes

Chapter   4 – The Essenes   Mary went to the central market one day when Jesus was 14 year of age. While at the central market in Nazareth a man approached her, and asked, “pardon me madam, but is your name Mary the wife of Joseph of Nazareth. “Yes, I am, who are you,” MaryContinue reading “Jesus and John, Chapter 4-The Essenes”