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Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Selcuk, Tomb of St. John

Dad buys us lunch at a fruit stand on the sidewalk.
Dad at the ruins of the basilica where St. John is buried.

Wildflowers at the ruins of the basilica where St. John is buried.


John Dominic Crossan demonstrates the symbolism of baptism - descent into death, ascent into new life. Marcus Borg watches on the left. Mom and Dad observe on the far side.



2 comments:

John said...

wow! i wish i had a fruit stand like that.

Ellen said...

those are truly amazing photos and history...i need to get there! that is great you have the opportunity to spend time with your parents--you are so lucky.