Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
1-877-205-6402
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine in Early Christianity [Paperback]

Our Price $ 24.42  
 
 
Item Number 145378  
Buy New $24.42

Item Specifications...

Pages   234
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 10" Width: 7" Height: 0.6"
Weight:   1.24 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Nov 1, 2004
Publisher   Augsburg Fortress Publishers
ISBN  0800636783  
EAN  9780800636784  


Availability  60 units.
Availability accurate as of Nov 24, 2017 02:19.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.


Item Description...
Overview
Early depictions of Christ tended to be symbolic (e.g., the good shepherd, the fish) and avoided portraiture. Jensen explores how early iconography evolved, its Greco-Roman context, and the theological conflicts it generated. One hundred photographs enhance the discussion.

Publishers Description
Examining how God and eventually Christ are portrayed in early Christian art, Jensen explores questions of the relationship between art and theology, conflicts over idolatry and iconography, and how the Christological controversies affected the portrayals of Christ. Since much of this art comes from ancient Rome, she places her analysis in the context of the history of Roman portraiture. One hundred photographs enhance the discussion.

Buy Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine in Early Christianity by Robin Margaret Jensen, Julia Prest, Marissa Lajaunie, Leslie Moore, Shelley Safian, Ph.D., Chaoyi Pang, Arthur Nersesian & Scott Silsby from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9780800636784 & 0800636783

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine in Early Christianity by Robin Margaret Jensen, Julia Prest, Marissa Lajaunie, Leslie Moore, Shelley Safian, Ph.D., Chaoyi Pang, Arthur Nersesian & Scott Silsby today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About Robin Margaret Jensen, Julia Prest, Marissa Lajaunie, Leslie Moore, Shelley Safian, Ph.D., Chaoyi Pang, Arthur Nersesian & Scott Silsby

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Robin M. Jensen is Patrick O'Brien Professor of Theology at the University of Notre Dame. She is also the author of Baptismal Imagery in Early Christianity: Ritual, Visual, and Theological Dimensions and The Substance of Things Seen: Art, Faith, and the Christian Community.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories
1Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Art History   [2957  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Art > Religious   [658  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Photography > General   [7617  similar products]
4Books > Subjects > Arts & Photography > Photography > History   [367  similar products]
5Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Catholicism > Saints   [1132  similar products]
6Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Church History > General   [6817  similar products]
7Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Church History   [2546  similar products]



Similar Products


Reviews - What do our customers think?

Be the first to write a review about Face to Face: Portraits of the Divine in Early Christianity





Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support