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The ‘Just Men’ Need a Heart That Listens to God

To download a pdf copy click here: Just Men Listen to God The ‘Just Men’ Need a Heart That Listens to God Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews When King Solomon was a young king, the Lord appeared to him in a dream, asking, “What do you want? Ask, and I will give it to you!” He could… Read more »

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The ‘Just Men’ Must Stand – I See Everything!

To download a pdf copy of this paper, please click here:  The ‘Just Men’ Must Stand – I See Everything! The ‘Just Men’ Must Stand – I See Everything! Rev. Dr. Peter D. Matthews © 2018 Sally Deng – “We Will Adapt”   The Bible tells us in times of trouble, the “Just Men” must stand…. Read more »

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The Power of the Lord’s Prayer

The Power of the Lord’s Prayer To download a pdf copy of this paper, please click here:  The Power of The Lord’s Prayer     This Sunday I would like to talk about the Power of the Lord’s Prayer. Too often in Church and in prayer meetings there are Church Pastors and Christians wailing in prayer… Read more »

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Understanding the Gender Complexities of Shakespeare

To download a copy of this academic paper in pdf format, please click here: PAPER – Understanding the Gender Complexities of Shakespeare Understanding the Gender Complexities of Shakespeare Dr Peter D Matthews Introduction The dramatists of Shakespeare are often characterized as being feminists because of the frankness of Cordelia in King Lear, the shrewdness of Portia in… Read more »

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New Research into the Bassano Instruments

To download a copy of this academic paper in pdf format, please click here: PAPER – New Research into the Bassano Instruments New Research into the Bassano Instruments Dr Peter D Matthews Bassano violin, circa 17th century. Copyright 2018 University of Edinburgh. Various researchers have written about the life, music, and some have detailed a few… Read more »

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Breakfast at Restaurant Terrazza Danieli (Part 2)

There is something mystical about waking up in Venice overlooking the Grand Canal…centuries of secrets hidden away in the crusted walls of this wonderful timeless city are begging to be discovered. Built long before Roman occupation, Venice is the ultimate floating city, constructed upon timber poles somehow rammed into the seabed centuries before pile drivers… Read more »

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Horror in Paradise (Part 1)

Most of my friends and followers know of my love of Italy, particularly Venice and the wondrous painted city of Bassano del Grappa to the north. Until now, only my close friends and family know I have struggled with major health issues over the past few years. I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease two and… Read more »

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The Bassanos: Jewish Guardians of the Ancient Arts

  The Bassanos Jewish Guardians of the Ancient Arts Dr Peter D Matthews   For centuries scholars have grappled with the fact that many of the Shakespearean characters are members of the Bassano family, but few have considered them as serious candidates for the dramatists of the Shakespearean works, until I released Shakespeare Exhumed: The… Read more »