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2013-10-11 23:26:07

Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign, shares ways to use olive oil that don’t involve it being used as an ingredient in food. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life shares some uses of olive oil, besides cooking, that have been used throughout history and during present times. The Greeks, who worshiped the Goddess Athena for creating the olive tree, used olive oil in numerous ways besides cooking. Herbs and flowers were...

2013-08-13 23:27:49

The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life discusses biblical references to olive oil. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 On August 13, Flavor Your Life, a European Union Funded campaign dedicated to educating the public in the latest olive oil industry news, shares the history of olive oil through references in the bible and religious practices. One of the first references of olive oil and olive trees is in the Bible and dates back to 1000 B.C. In the story of Noah’s ark, a...

2008-12-11 08:40:00

Franciscan archaeologists digging in the biblical town of Magdala in present-day Israel say they have uncovered vials of perfume similar to those used by Mary Magdalene, the woman believed to have washed the feet of Jesus. The group Studium Biblicum Franciscanum conducted the dig, in which scientists uncovered the perfumed ointments intact at the bottom of a dirt-filled swimming pool.  They were found alongside other hair and make-up objects, lead archaeologist Father Stefano de Luca...

2008-12-03 12:35:00

A Detroit church looks to bring hope and encouragement to all persons employed in the auto industry as apprehension and concern grow rapidly in the Motor City. The church will hold a special "Prayer and Consecration Service" on Sunday, Dec. 7 DETROIT, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the auto execs making their case before Congress this week, there are rapidly growing concerns in the Motor City about the future of America's auto industry. Bishop Charles H. Ellis III and Greater Grace...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.