Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Psalmwhere to Get Biblical Bites

TWO thousand years ago, when the Israelites wanted a miracle, Jesus turned water into wine.

Everyone was duly impressed.

Jesus was not the Bible's first character to figure out that most people understand the world in culinary terms. From the moment Eve bit into the forbidden fruit until Jesus ate his last supper, food is one of the biggest recurring symbols of the Good Book (not to mention the subject of countless rules and laws).