Tag: prison

The Jailer who was Humbled

Prison cell

About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them, and suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken. And immediately all the doors were opened, and everyone’s… Continue Reading “The Jailer who was Humbled”

Humane Prisons

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Does Suffering Serve a Purpose?

Black and white photo of feet in chains

In this post I’ll be giving a snapshot of the life and thought of Anicius Boethius, a figure who lived around the 6th century AD and has been described as the last of the Romans and also the first of the scholastic philosophers.