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2014-08-28 12:26:13

LONDON, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancient artefact expected to bring GBP800,000+ in Roma Numismatics' Sept. 28 auction; on display at 20 Hanover Square, Sept.

2013-04-03 23:04:53

Primitive, the well known Chicago gallery is exhibiting a rare crucifix from Africa combining elements of Christianity and Ancestor worship as part of a new exhibit featuring African bronzes.

2010-11-15 21:44:58

Popular culture plays an important role when young Swedes interpret the figure of Jesus in new ways.

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2010-06-23 06:07:41

Using new laser technology, art restoration experts and archaeologists have discovered what they believe are the oldest paintings of Jesus Christ’s apostles.

2010-03-25 10:17:00

NEW YORK, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ana Tzarev Gallery (www.anatzarev.com) is hosting a special exhibition featuring a selection of works on loan from The Museum of Russian Icons.

2006-09-01 05:37:47

By Stephen Brown ROME (Reuters) - Pope Benedict became the first pontiff on Friday to visit "Veronica's Veil," which Christian tradition says was used to wipe the sweat from Jesus' brow on his way to crucifixion and miraculously recorded his features.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.