The Healer

“The Healer” by artist Nathan Greene portrays hope that Christ is by the side of the nurse caring for the ill and offers encouragement to all who give and receive care. (Courtesy art)

It was the equivalent of today’s Paris or New York, renowned for its buildings and culture as well as its laissez-faire moral standards.

This Greek city was one of the wealthy cosmopolitan capitals of the East. Founded in the 4th century BC, its geographical location made it a crossroads of important trade routes, positioning it as the chief city of the Near East.

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