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Faces of Christ : Jesus in Art

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Jesus is one of the most often portrayed figures of all time. But what do all of his faces - in art from different ages and around the world - tell us about him? In this beautiful book images of Jesus are used to explore his life and legacy, including Jesus as shepherd, Jesus as victor, Jesus as broken, etc. With illuminating text, this book is both visually stunning and textually inspiring. Jane Williams uses the portrayal of Jesus in art to investigate his life and character.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 150 x 190 x 11mm | 367g
  • Lion Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • Reproductions of colour fine art
  • 0745955223
  • 9780745955223
  • 481,079

Review quote

`This is such a beautiful book that surveys the many images of Jesus Christ which have been created by artists throughout the centuries and around the world.' -- Barbara Gardner * The Lance *
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About Jane Williams

Jane Williams is a tutor in Theology at St Mellitus College, London and Chelmsford, and a Visiting Lecturer at King's College, London. She is the author of several books including Approaching Easter, Approaching Christmas, Who Do You Say That I Am?, and most recently Angels.
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