Art in Faith

Saturday, 4 October 2014

Glass Eucharistic Paten (Christ with two Apostles). early 4th century. Castulo (Hispania Baetica. Hispania) Roman Empire

00 Eucharistic Paten 02. 4th c Spain. Castulo Hispania. 04.10.14

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00 Eucharistic Paten 01. 4th c Spain. 04.10.14

Glass Eucharistic Paten (Christ with two Apostles)

Unknown Artist

early 4th century

Castulo (Hispania Baetica. Hispania) Roman Empire  

near Linares (Jaén Province. Autonomous Community of Andalucía) SPAIN

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The BBC made much of the fact that this artefact portrayed a beardless Christ. That’s a fairly common artistic convention in the late Western Roman Empire… ergo, why the surprise? It’s yet another proof that the Beeb has fallen… sad, isn’t it?

BMD

Monday, 29 September 2014

Natalya Klimova. Righteous St Ioann Kronshtadtsky. 2012

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Righteous St Ioann Kronshtadtsky

Natalya Klimova

2012

from Heavenly Intercessors: Lives of the Saints for Boys

Natalya Klimova. Righteous Warrior Admiral St Fyodor Ushakov. 2012

00 Natalya Klimova. Righteous Warrior Admiral St Fyodor Ushakov. 2012

Righteous Warrior Admiral St Fyodor Ushakov

Natalya Klimova

2012

from Heavenly Intercessors: Lives of the Saints for Boys

Natalya Klimova. Venerable St Ilya Muromets of the Kievo-Pechersky Lavra of the Nearer Caves. 2012

00 Natalya Klimova. Venerable St Ilya Muromets of the Kievo-Pechersky Lavra of the Nearer Caves. 2012

Venerable St Ilya Muromets of the Kievo-Pecherskaya Lavra of the Nearer Caves

Natalya Klimova

2012

from Heavenly Intercessors: Lives of the Saints for Boys

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