Death and Judgment!

George Burder was an English pastor who helped found the Religious Tract Society, the British Foreign Bible Society, and the London Missionary Society. He opens this sermon with...

Warren G. Harding's 1921 Inaugural Address

On March 4, 1921, Warren G. Harding became the 29th President of the United States and delivered his inaugural address. Harding would die two and a half years later, his mantle...

The Street of the Four Winds

Wandering the streets of Paris, the impoverished artist Severn happens upon a stray cat. He befriends the creature, who in turn reciprocates his affection. When Severn decides to...

Rip Van Winkle

A Dutch-American man wanders into the Catskills for an afternoon nap. When he returns, twenty years have passed, and America is on the other side of the Revolutionary War. Follow...

The Life of Nicias

When it came to Athens and their leaders, few were as influential as the politician and Stratego Nicias. In Plutarch’s Parallel Lives, he documents the Peloponnesian War and...

On the Surgery

Hippocrates earned the title “Father of Medicine” for his extensive work in Ancient Greece. He effectively established medicine as a profession. Modern doctors still swear to...

On Ulcers

Hippocrates revolutionized the study of medicine in Ancient Greece, but some of his ideas still influence the medical field today. In his book On Ulcers, Hippocrates details the...

The Life of Demetrius

The Life of Demetrius is only one of the many biographies documented in Plutarch’s Parallel Lives. Young when he came to rule, Demetrius was only 22 when he was given defense of...

The Life of Agesilaus

To understand the relationship between Athens and Sparta, Plutarch set out to examine the lives of Greece and all its former and current rivals in his Parallel Lives series....

A Descent into the Maelstrom

Poe brings the reality of life and death to the forefront as he weaves a story within a story. When the narrator runs into an old man, the man begins to tell the tale of how he...

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