Πέμπτη, 26 Δεκεμβρίου 2013

From Qal'at Sim'an to Saydnaya

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Qal'at Sim'an





Byzantine Syria & the Centralised Church









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Illustration to Tennyson's "St. Symeon Stylites" 
by W. E. F. Britten, 1901











Roundel with St. Thecla surrounded by beasts and angels











The Tomb of Saint Thecla 
Monastery of Saint Thecla, Maaloula, Syria









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Folio 4v of the Rabbula Gospels

  








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Deir Mar Musa al-Habashi
Fresco of the Last Judgement