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Travel Blogs from Campinas
Sexta feira santa and I rather think I may have discovered evidence of a gay Jesus and apostles before we made a nice walk up to a conjunto of old casas that I have been photographing for a while. A nice cloudless warm day here... at breakfast we almost accidentally ate ham and cheese. before Tata shouted "you can't eat that today!"
She was preparing the bacalau while we were preparing the morning bread and cheese and coffee... whew...
Back home tomorrow
... name of Jesus Christ and explanation of Mat 28:19;
- Was Matthew written in Aramic?
- Use of so called sacred names;
- Various questions about God's feasts and God's Holy Days;
- Are all Feast days Holy Days?
- 3 days and 3 nights;
- When is the passover (14th) and when is the 1st day of UB (15th);
- Council of Nicea (325) and Council of Constantinople (381);
- What is leaven and what ...
A nice walk after a dark and stormy night here in Amparo... rain, lightening, buckets and bucket of rain... then the power went off... very exciting... woke up to a nice cool morning and by noon, it is building up, very, very hot... but so exciting... best post this before the afternoon show begins and the power goes off again! We bought new walking shoes and had coffee at a great place.
Tomorrow we go to Sampa!
We started the day with a nice breakfast on the patio and then Mayra took me to a park in Campinas for a run. It was very hot and humid, which I am not used to this time of year, but it felt great. I should have remembered my sunscreen though because my shoulders got a bit red.
We then went home where Nina and Angela (mom) were waiting for us for a nice afternoon barbeque. There were so many tasty foods we nibbled on while Al grilled steak, chicken, ...
... blast at their very own carnaval celebration. They were all dressed in costumes and there was confetti and lots of happy children noise. I was happy to see Catarina dressed as Cindarella so I know she'll love the gift I brought for her. :)
From there it was on to the fruit market to taste some exotic fruits. We picked up a few to snack on also. Tonight's menu is all you can eat Japanese sushi. Yum!