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Gerald Anthony Coles - Christ on the cross

John Kohan presents his collection of contemporary sacred art with insightful commentary.

Ukrainian Historical and Educational Center Virtual Galleries | Wood hand cross

Ukrainian Historical and Educational Center Virtual Galleries

Ciumarna.portal intrare det - Biserica de lemn din Ciumărna - Wikipedia

Ciumarna.portal intrare det - Biserica de lemn din Ciumărna - Wikipedia

Atelierul de arhitectură Liliana Chiaburu: Troiţe vechi de lemn (2)

Atelierul de arhitectură Liliana Chiaburu: Troiţe vechi de lemn (2)

Romanians erect gates at the entries to homes, churches, graveyards. On these gates are incised protective symbols, as each gateway marks a passage from an impure place to a better one. http://symbols-connecting-people.com/materiale/Dictionary_Vol3.pdf

Romanians erect gates at the entries to homes, churches, graveyards.

Biserica de lemn din Budesti Josani (7).JPG

Biserica de lemn din Budesti Josani (7).JPG

A ceramic Byzantine bread stamp, 500-900, which, when pressed into a loaf of dough, would leave the mark 'Jesus Christ Victorious'; it would hav been used to make the consecrated bread of the Eucharist. (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Bread Stamp - Byzantine, When pressed into a loaf of uncooked bread, the stamp would have left the mark “Jesus Christ Victorious.” Bread identified by such stamps was used for the consecrated bread in the Divine Liturgy (Eucharist).

Cruce din lemn, "Sfântul Ioan Botezătorul", Ţara Românească, prima jumătate a sec. XIX

Cruce din lemn, "Sfântul Ioan Botezătorul", Ţara Românească, prima jumătate a sec. XIX

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Image result for cimec cruci