Creation is a British docudrama that, in addition to portraying his monumental accomplishments, tells the story of Charles Darwin‘s family life—particularly the death of his 10 year-old daughter and the effect it had on his belief on God. Darwin and his wife are portrayed by real like couple Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly; the film recently premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival to solid reviews and will eventually be seen in theaters all over the world. But it has yet to find an American distributor.
Christian communities around the world are currently celebrating Holy Week – both the last week of Lent and the week before Easter. Holy Week commemorates the last week of the earthly life of Jesus Christ culminating in his crucifixion on Good Friday and his resurrection on Easter Sunday. Observances range from the elaborate and fanciful to simple and reverential, and vary a great deal between communities, regions, countries, and churches. Check out more amazing images after the continuation… [ Continue Reading ]