Roman Mosaics to keep away the envious

Mosaics in ancient Rome are now thought to have had the purpose of driving away the evil eye and envious people. According to Professor of ancient history Luz Neira who coordinates a team of researchers into ancient ritualist practices of religion and magic in ancient times. The wealthy in Rome would commission these works of… Continue reading Roman Mosaics to keep away the envious

Rome and the tomb of St. Peter

http://www.vatican.va/various/basiliche/necropoli/scavi_english.html The link is a view of the tombs hope you visit it. I would like to share with you one of the most moving experiences of my life. In the Holy Year 2000 we were lucky enough to travel to Rome and experience it first hand. This is a photo of the Porto Santa… Continue reading Rome and the tomb of St. Peter