Mexico

Benito Juarez

I have always admired Benito Juarez! To me he was like David and Goliath. His life story was very similar to the life of  Abraham Lincoln. They were contemporaries and faced similar struggles. Benito Juárez,...

Maximilian I Emperor of Mexico 1864 – 1867

This month I revisited one of the most controversial characters in the history of Mexico.I am talking about Maximilian Archiduke of Austria, Emperor of Mexico. He has been portrayed as an infamous character, yet when...

Who Were the Three Kings?

Only the Gospel of Matthew mentions “wise men from the East” who follow a star to Bethlehem. In the original Greek, they were called magoi (in Latin, magi), from the same root that gives us...