Somerled, Manx-Norse-Gaelic King of the Isles, Forefather of Scottish Clans

DNA says Manx King, Somerled, the Celebrated Founding Father of Scottish Clans, had a “Norse” Patrilinear Ancestry ! Dr. James J. S. Johnson Do thy diligence to come before winter. Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pudens, and Linus, and Claudia, and all the brethren.  [2nd Timothy 4:21] DNA-TRACKING SOMERLED,  KING  OF  THE  ISLE  OF  MAN  AND  … Continue reading Somerled, Manx-Norse-Gaelic King of the Isles, Forefather of Scottish Clans

HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 6

Holiday Blessings:  Faith, Family, Festivals, Food, & Fun  --- Chapter 6: Christmas and its Entourage Dr. James J. S. Johnson And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins.  (Matthew 1:21) CHRISTMAS AND  ITS  ENTOURAGE For many, Christmas is the greatest … Continue reading HOLIDAY BLESSINGS, Chapter 6

Thanksgiving: Better Late than Never

Thanksgiving:  Better Late than Never Dr. James J. S. Johnson And it came to pass, as He [i.e., the Lord Jesus Christ] went to Jerusalem, that He passed through the midst of Samaria and Galilee.  And as He entered into a certain village, there met Him ten men that were lepers, who stood afar off;  and … Continue reading Thanksgiving: Better Late than Never

On the Christian Conversion of Olaf Tryggvason, Leif Eiriksson, and Other Vikings: From Valkyrie Battle-Chants to Angelic Choruses

Likewise, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner who repents. (LUKE 15:10, quoting the Lord Jesus Christ) ON THE CHRISTIAN CONVERSIONS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON, LEIF EIRIKSSON, AND OTHER VIKINGS: FROM VALKYRIE BATTLE-CHANTS TO ANGELIC CHORUSES Dr. John Eidsmoe & Dr. James J. S. Johnson, … Continue reading On the Christian Conversion of Olaf Tryggvason, Leif Eiriksson, and Other Vikings: From Valkyrie Battle-Chants to Angelic Choruses