Race and appearance of Jesus
The race and appearance of Jesus have been discussed on a number of grounds since early Christianity. Although the New Testament includes no description of the physical appearance of Jesus before his ...
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Shape-Shifting Jesus Described in Ancient Egyptian Text
Newly deciphered text tells part of the Jesus crucifixion story with apocryphal plot twists.
Acheiropoieta
Acheiropoieta (Byzantine Greek: ἀχειροποίητα, "made without hand"; singular acheiropoieton) — also called Icons Made Without Hands (and variants) — are a particular kind of icon which are said to have...
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Depictions of Jesus
The depiction of Jesus in pictorial form was controversial in the early Church. The depiction of him in art took several centuries to reach a conventional standardized form for his physical appearance...
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Our Lady of Guadalupe
Our Lady of Guadalupe Mother Of God (Spanish: Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe), also known as the Virgin of Guadalupe (Spanish: Virgen de Guadalupe), is a title of the Virgin Mary associated with ...
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God the Father in Western art
For about a thousand years, in obedience to interpretations of specific Bible passages, pictorial depictions of God in Western Christianity had been avoided by Christian artists. At first only the Han...
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Manoppello Image
The Manoppello Image is an image of a face on a cloth (17.5 cm wide and 24 cm high) that is stored in a church in the village of Manoppello, Italy. The church, known as Santuario del Volto S...
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Image of Edessa
According to Christian tradition, the Image of Edessa was a holy relic consisting of a square or rectangle of cloth upon which a miraculous image of the face of Jesus was imprinted — the first i...
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Hodegetria
A Hodegetria (Greek: Ὁδηγήτρια, literally: "She who shows the Way"; Russian: Одигитрия), or Virgin Hodegetria, is an iconographic depiction of the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) holding the Child Jesus at he...
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Alexamenos graffito
The Alexamenos graffito (also known as the graffito blasfemo) is an inscription carved in plaster on a wall near the Palatine Hill in Rome, now in the Palatine Antiquarium Museum. It is alleged to be...
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Shroud of Turin
The Shroud of Turin or Turin Shroud (Italian: Sindone di Torino) is a length of linen cloth bearing the image of a man who appears to have suffered physical trauma in a manner consistent with cruc...
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Divine Mercy image
The Divine Mercy image is a depiction of Jesus based on the devotion initiated by Saint Faustina Kowalska."I promise that the soul that will venerate this image will not perish," Jesus told Faustina, ...
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Veil of Veronica
The Veil of Veronica, or Sudarium (Latin for sweat-cloth), often called simply "The Veronica" and known in Italian as the Volto Santo or Holy Face (but not to be confused with the carved crucifix Volt...
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