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Ancient Steps to Mars Hill (Areopagus); Ascended by Apostle Paul to Address Philosophers of Athens
The Apostle Paul ascended these ancient steps to make his famous speech to the philosophers of Athens. The speech is recorded in Acts 17:22-32. The Areopagus, as the area atop the rock was called, was a place of discussion of philosophers of the day. Paul's audience, chiefly Epicureans and Stoics, wanted to know what Paul had been proclaiming in the Agora, a public area a couple of hundred yards away. The stairs are ancient, and cut into the rock. The portion pictured is about five feet and…
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Some 319,000 people live in Wirral. Home to the world-famous Cammell Laird shipyard and Tranmere Rovers FC, the peninsula's golfing scene is also a major draw for visitors. Wirral boasts 1,900 listed buildings, while Birkenhead Park was the inspiration for New York's Central Park. Modern-day Wirral combines the area's stunning coastal views with key industries including hi-tech companies and major retailers.
Controversial 5,500-Year-Old Sumerian Star Map Of Ancient Nineveh Reveals Observation Of Köfels' Impact Event | MessageToEagle.com
Did ancient Sumerians observe and record the impact of the Aten asteroid over 5,000 years ago?
12th century church carved out from the earth around it - Lalibela, Ethiopia
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Temple of the Feathered Serpent (Pirámide de la Serpiente Emplumada), Teotihuacan
The Feathered Serpent Pyramid is a step pyramid at Teotihuacan, dating from 150 - 200 AD. During investigations in the 1980s, the remains of over a hundred possibly-sacrificial victims were found buried under the pyramid.
Charles Bergamasco (1830-96) - Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia with her children
Photograph of Maria Feodorovna, Empress of Russia (1847-1928) with her children Tsesarevich Nicholas (1868-1918), later Nicholas II, Grand Duke George Alexandrovich (1871-99), Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna (1875-1960), Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich (1878-1918) and Grand Duchess Olga Alexandrovna (1882-1960). Maria Feodorovna is sitting to the right, her right arm around Grand Duchess Olga and her left around Grand Duke Michael. Grand Duke George is standing to the far left with his…
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