Through the Years

Christianity from the beginning.

Adam and Eve in paradise (The Fall), Lucas Cranach the Elder, 1531, From the collection of: Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
This painting displays Adam and Eve. They venture into the Garden of Eden where they are forbidden of eating from the tree. They eat an apple from the tree being banished from Eden and sin is created.
Noah's Ark, Edward Hicks, American, 1780 - 1849, 1846, From the collection of: Philadelphia Museum of Art
God sends a great flood. He asks Noah to build an arc to start life over. on the arc, two of every animal comes so that new life can be created after the great flood.
God talks to Moses through a burning bush telling Moses to lead the Israelites out of Egypt into Canaan.
The crossing of the Red Sea, Agnolo Bronzino, 1540/1545, From the collection of: Palazzo Vecchio Museum
The Egyptians were coming and death seemed inevitable for the Isrelites until Moses parted the Red Sea giving them an escape.
Moses with the Ten Commandments, Rembrandt, 1659, From the collection of: Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
God comes to Moses to give him the Ten Commandments. Moses recieved the commandments on two tablets but breaks them when they fashioned a golden calf because they thought he was dead.
Adoration of the Shepherds, Bernardo Strozzi, ca. 1615 (Baroque), From the collection of: The Walters Art Museum
The Birth of Jesus surrounded by the wise men and the Shepherds as well as his mother, the Virgin Mary.
The Baptism of Christ, Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, 1655, From the collection of: Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Jesus gets baptized by John the Baptist in order to start his public ministry.
The last supper is the last meal before Jesus gets crucified.
The Crucifixion of Christ (Kaufmann Crucifixion), Bohemian, around 1340, From the collection of: Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Jesus gets crucified on the cross.
The Resurrection of Christ, Albrecht Altdorfer, 1518, From the collection of: Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Jesus is resurrected from the dead and comes back to life three days after he was crucified.
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