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?
In yesterday's BHM post I QUESTioned whether the Tree of Life in the bible could have been a FIG tree, as figs relate to FERTILITY? For today's ARTicle my QUESTion is: "Why did Jesus CURSE the Fig Tree?" I LOVE trees! (the older the better). I hate to hear of trees being cut down, so … Continue reading BHM Day 6: The Tree of Knowledge of Good & Evil
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