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Christianity in its first three centuries was one of a large number of mystery religions that flourished in the Roman world. Religion in the Roman world was divided between the public, inclusive cults of civic religions and the secretive, exclusive mystery cults. The emphasis in the civic cults was on customary practices, especially sacrifices. Since the early history of the polis or city state in Greek culture, the public cults played an important role in defining civic identity.

Adoration of the Trinity contains many allegorical figures. Scholars agree that the work reflects an Augustinian world view. It is now housed in a museum in Vienna .
This is a picture about the Trinity , they believe in 3 person in one person , and this art show us Lord , Son and Holy Spirit
Bless us O Lord, and these thy gifts, Which we are about to receive, from thy bounty, Through Christ, Our Lord. Amen. this is a pretty good act when draw about Blessing of the table
was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus according to The Bible Christian tradition holds that he outlived the remaining apostles and that he was the only one not to die a martyr's death Christian tradition holds that he outlived the remaining apostles and that he was the only one not to die a martyr's death
The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence is a 1558 painting by Titian, now in the church of I Gesuiti in Venice. It so impressed Philip II of Spain that he commissioned a second version in 1567 for the basilica at El Escoria
This a early Christian art, this art describle Allegorical scene with Adam and Eve and other Biblical stories , this is my culture
The Holy Eucharist is a sacrament and a sacrifice. In the Holy Eucharist, under the appearances of bread and wine, the Lord Christ is contained, offered, and received. ll Christians, with but few minor exceptions, held the true doctrine of the Real Presence from the time of Christ until the Protestant Revolution in the sixteenth century. The word "Eucharist" means "Thanksgiving."
According to the Bible's New Testament, the Apostles are the primary disciples of Jesus of Nazareth, the central figure in Christianity. During the life and ministry of Jesus in the first century AD, the apostles were his closest followers and became the primary teachers of the gospel message of Jesus. Often the word "disciple" is used interchangeably with apostle
Mark was a native of the North Africa county of Libya. He was born in the city of Cyrene in Pentapolis, The western part of Libya, west of the border of Egypt. St. Mark was born of Jewish parents three years after the birth of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ
Of the paintings that once decorated it, only scattered fragments remain of the main and southern apses, of which the most outstanding and complete is that of the two apostles, Thaddeus and James, from the first arcosolium in the central apse
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