Tag : early church
title : 1,600-Year-Old Frescoes Depicting Early Church, Bible Scenes Uncovered in Rome’s Oldest, Most Extensive Catacomb
summary : Ancient frescoes depicting the early Christians and some scenes from the Bible were uncovered in Rome’s oldest catacomb located near the Appian Way.
date : Jun 02, 2017 08:33 AM EDT
title : Drawing on Ancient Church Wall May Be the Oldest Depiction of the Virgin Mary
summary : Archaeologists may have identified the oldest depiction of Mary, the mother of Jesus. The drawing was found on a wall of what is considered as the oldest Christian church, which lies in the city of Dura-Europos in Syria.
date : Apr 26, 2017 06:17 PM EDT