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Crucifixion from the Weingarten Missal, 13th century, showing the four evangelists' symbols in the corners. It shows a very Old Germanic style, before the influence of the Italian Renaissance.

Weingarten Missal c. 1216 Illumination on parchment, 292 x 203 mm Pierpont Morgan Library, New York

Romanian ___ by Elena Murariu__Άγ. Ανδρέας ο Απόστολος, ο Πρωτόκλητος  _ nov 30

Andrew, patron Saint of fishermen. So my fish themed table setting is for Andrew 😊

Saint George, Orthodox Icons, Images, Elsewhere

.three apostles very old

The Three Holy Hierarchs (Ancient Greek: Οἱ Τρεῖς Ἱεράρχαι) of Eastern Christianity: Basil the Great (also known as Basil of Caesarea), Gregory the Theologian (also known as Gregory of Nazianzus) and John Chrysostom.

St John the Baptist. St Catherine Monastery. Mt Sinai EGYPT. 6th century

Unknown Artist. St John the Baptist. St Catherine Monastery. Mt Sinai EGYPT. 6th century

Imprisoned, tortured and sentenced to death by Emperor Maxentius, St. Katherine for surpassed the intelligence of her opponents debating her virtuous views that  helped converted 200 additional Christians.  Her death took place on a broken spiked wheel which now serves emblematic in honorary of her death, also later beheaded.

Saint Catherine and Scenes of Her Life Byzantine, Crusader period, century Holy Monastery of Saint Catherine, Mount Sinai.