Yesterday I asked the QUESTion “Why did Jesus CURSE the Fig Tree?” Today we will look at the symbolism in the story. In Day 6 of this blog series we established that the Tree of Life was most likely a Fig Tree (the hidden clue was Adam and Eve sewing fig leaves together after discovering … Continue reading BHM Day 23: Why Jesus CURSED the Fig Tree (Part 2)
I’ve already written a blog about ‘My Plant Medicine Journey’, so this post is about one particular ‘trip’. In 2019 I was staying at The Fig Tree Sanctuary, which had a fig tree in the garden. As I admired the beauty of it, I thought about the bible story where Jesus cursed a fig tree, … Continue reading BHM Day 22: Why Did Jesus CURSE the Fig Tree?
Today's ARTicle is about the symbolism used in the Garden of Eden story. As the story goes, Eve was tempted by the Serpent to eat of the forbidden fruit. She in turn tempted Adam, which brought a curse on the whole of the human race - or was it just Black people who were cursed? … Continue reading BHM Day 5: The Serpent and the Tree of Life