March 25 is observed by some Christians as the date on which the annunciation by the angel of Mary’s pregnancy with Jesus took place. It is very unusual for the day to be shared by Good Friday. Read more about that here. From Mockingbird, a poem by John Donne, “Upon the Annunciation and Passion Falling …

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Mockingbird features a short story by Rudyard Kipling based on the account of Paul’s shipwreck experience recounted in Acts chapters 27-28 and prefaced with 1 Corinthians 15:32 ‘If after the manner of men I have fought with beasts.’ The post at Mockingbird also features a link to a brief background article to the story posted …

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