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The Medieval Revival

A Medieval cultural revival took place in Britain during the second half of the nineteenth century. It was expressed through the arts and literature, politics and ecclesiastics of the period. 637 more words

A Place to Live a Thousand Lives

“In reading, attention is also to be paid to the How, as well as to the What.”

— The Brief Remarker on the Ways of Man, etc..

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The Burial of Christ (John 19:38-42)

The story of the burial of Christ in a garden tomb is told most vividly in the Gospel of John, although it’s covered in the other gospels too (Matthew 27:57-61; Mark 15:42-47; Luke 23:50-56). 319 more words

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Halls of Solitude

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Abigail foresees David's future (1 Samuel 25:1-42)

Abigail is perhaps one of the less well-known heroines of the Bible. The story of how her quick-thinking saved the day is found in the first book of Samuel. 393 more words

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The ABCs of Decorative Arts: Gothic

We are now over a quarter of the way through our alphabetic tour of the decorative arts, focusing today on the Gothic.  The Gothic style in England became a pervasive trend  toward the end of the eighteenth century with a renewed interest in medieval motifs drawn from English churches and architecture.   295 more words


Romantic art period

Choose a work of art from the Romantic period that depicts Revolution/war (or anything related to it). Utilize the vocabulary you are learning in this module to examine the work’s formal qualities. 301 more words

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