Late 4th/early 5th century images of apostles in Roman catacombs

Reuters reports that “Archaeologists and art restorers using new laser technology have discovered what they believe are the oldest paintings of the faces of Jesus Christ’s apostles….”

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The resemblance of the icon of the Apostle Paul and another noted theologian is a little weird:

Image of St Paul in the Catacombs of St Thecla

A noted French theologian

I still think that double predestination is heretical, though.

And you have to love this. It’s certainly one of my favorite movies – has been since I first saw it in the cinema, lo those many years ago.


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