Every other faith system I studied during my investigation was based on the “do” plan. In other words, it was necessary for people to do something - for example, use a Tibetan prayer wheel, pay alms, go on pilgrimages, undergo reincarnations, work off karma from past misdeeds, reform their character - to try to somehow earn their ways back to G...
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Mary (the sister of Martha) can be read about in Luke 10:38-42 and John 12:1-8: 'She had a sister called Mary, who sat at the Lord's feet listening to what he said.' What would you do if Jesus came to your house today? Mary of Bethany (sister of Martha and Lazarus) could see that there was something very special about Jesus when He came to their house that day (Luke 10:38-9).
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Philip Yancey helps reveal what two thousand years of history covered up. What happens when a respected Christian journalist decides to put his preconceptions aside and take a long look at the Jesus described in the Gospels? How does the Jesus of the New Testament compare to the 'new, rediscovered' Jesus--or even the Jesus we think we know so well?