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The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Art during the Age of Faith
The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Poetry & Fable >> Short Stories
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Festival Cycles, Christian Feasts and the Sabbats
A Miscellany of Festivals : Christian Equivalents for the "Sabbats" There's a number of reasons why the "Wiccan" wheel of the year and the Christian Calendar don't match. The most important is all too often overlooked. The Christian...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
Am I Damned?: Part 2
CAVEAT: It is impossible to answer a "theological" question simply and correctly at the same time. The reason for this is the fact that the theological arena involves reality not only beyond our capacity to adequately express, but even beyond that,...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism

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Early Christian Art - An Introduction
Early Christian Art – An Introduction. Dr. Allen Farber.
Early Christian Art: An Introduction (Part 2)
Early Christian Art – An Introduction (Part 2). Dr. Allen Farber.
A Christian Perspective on Nudity in Art - Association of Classical
As a Christian, John understands the need to shun pornography; but what he is ... What is he – what are Christians – to do with nudity as it is often shown in art?
Environmental Values in Christian Art
2008 State University of New York Press, Albany. CHAPTER 1. Environmental Values in Christian Art.
Seeing Art from a Christian Worldview - Belhaven University
Pennebaker 1. Seeing Art from a Christian Worldview. Submitted for Tenure at Belhaven University.

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Can Religious Art Be Taken Seriously Again?
It is not easy to be a respected member of the art world intelligentsia and take religion seriously. “Religion and modern art continue to be typecast as mortal enemies,” writes Aaron Rosen.
Can religious art be taken seriously again? A Q&A with Aaron Rosen
Rosen recently curated an ambitious “Stations of the Cross: Art and Passion” exhibition that includes artworks all over London by Christian, Jewish, Muslim and atheist artists.
Christians and Tattoos: Historical body art has Christian connection
Christians who do decide to get body art often opt for designs which relate to their faith. But the popularity of Christian-inspired body art extends beyond tattoo wearing Christians.
The surreal sci-fi art of Christian Ward
“As soon as I could conceptualise being anything,” Christian Ward says, “I wanted to be a comic artist. I would draw comics at primary school that I'd photocopy and sell in the playground.
Mears Art Exhibit showcases student work
Rick Gudex: McKenzie Grusczynski, Merrill, Elements of Art Hand. Rep. Gordon Hintz: Nora Sammons, Lourdes Academy, Colorful Canis.

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Christian Art, Posters, Prints and Paintings | Religious Art at
Choose from a wide variety of Christian Art, including wall art, framed posters, canvas art prints and artwork available at FulcrumGallery.com. 100% Satisfaction  ...
Christian Art for Sale - Fine Art America
Choose your favorite christian canvas prints, framed prints, greeting cards, throw pillows, duvet covers, t-shirts, and more from millions of available designs.
Christian Art & Christian Pictures: FamilyChristian.com
Items 1 - 15 of 279 Heartwarming, inspiring, touching and true, Christian wall art from Family Christian including framed art, crosses, P. Graham Dunn, and other ...
Christian art - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Christian art is sacred art which uses themes and imagery from Christianity. Most Christian groups use or have used art to some extent, although some have had ...
Christian Art, Posters and Prints at Art.com
Christian Art, Posters and Prints - Discover the perfect print, canvas or photo for your space with Art.com.

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