March 22, 2018

When Melania Trump Asked to Borrow a Painting, Museum Offered a Literal Toilet.

First lady Melania Trump’s request to borrow a Vincent van Gogh painting from the Guggenheim Museum was refused, but a curator did offer another work of art: a functional 18-karat gold toilet. The curator at the Guggenheim responded to Trump’s request by offering to loan the White House a working toilet made of gold called […]

The Museum of the Bible is More Than a Museum.

The Museum of the Bible opened in Washington, D.C., last weekend, and not a moment too soon for a city (and nation) plagued by scandal. In addition to ongoing investigations by a special counsel and various congressional committees, sexual harassment seems to have infected the nation’s capital and the country like a scourge. One doesn’t […]

BreakPoint: A Museum Fit for the Bible.

The Bible is the greatest book ever written—and now, there’s a museum fit to tell its story! At the end of his Gospel, the Apostle John said, “Now there are also many other things that Jesus did. Were every one of them to be written, I suppose that the world itself could not contain the books that […]

Pope Francis, Netanyahu Send Their Blessings as Museum of the Bible Opens in D.C.

Washington, D.C. – Prominent leaders from many faiths gathered in D.C. Friday for the dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony that marked the opening of the non-sectarian, $500 million Museum of the Bible which seeks to entertain and educate visitors about the history of the Bible and its significance. The dedication ceremony of the museum, which […]