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SAINT NICHOLAS (4th CENTURY).
Also known as Nicholas of Myra: wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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SAINT MARTIN (c316-397).
Also known as Saint Martin of Tours. French prelate. Woodcut, c1505, by Hans Baldung Grien after Albrecht Dürer.
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PHILADELPHIA, c1855.
A view of buildings along Fourth Street at Willings Alley in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photograph by Frederick De Bourg Richards, c1855.
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). The martyrdom of Saint Catherine. Woodcut by Albrecht Dürer, c1498.
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ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
Christian church father and philosopher. St. Augustine in his study. Woodcut from his 'Soliloquii,' Florence, 1491.
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0115800
ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM
(c347-407). Syrian prelate. St. John, left, presenting Byzantine Emperor Nicephorus Botaniates with his collected sermons. Byzantine manuscipt illumination from 'Homilies of St. John Chrysostom,' 1078-1081.
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SAINT JEROME (c340-420).
Church scholar and translator. Spanish woodcut by Pater Abadal for the Abadal album of the Library of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, 1673.
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0168764
ST. ATHANASIUS (293?-373 A.D.)
Christian theologian from Alexandria. Icon painting, c1861. Full credit: Poss - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). The martyrdom of Saint Catherine. Woodcut, c1530, by Hans Sebald Beham.
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). Woodcut by Hans Baldung Grien, 1505.
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SAINT NICHOLAS.
Fourth century Bishop of Myra and patron saint of children and seafarers. Wood engraving, American, 19th century.
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SAINT JEROME (340-420).
Church scholar and translator. Saint Jerome as a hermit holding a stone and a skull, with a lion at his feet and a crucifix in the background. Painting by Navarrete el Mudo, 16th century.
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SAINT HELENA.
Consort of Emperor Constantinius and mother of Emperor Constantine I. Bronze coin, Roman, 3rd or 4th century A.D.
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SAINT JEROME (340-420).
Temptation of St Jerome by the Devil. Woodcut, French, 16th century.
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AGNES OF ROME (c291-c304).
Christian martyr and saint. Illustration from a 1928 edition of 'The Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and Other Principal Saints' by Alban Butler. Full credit: PVDE - Rue des Archive / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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AGNES OF ROME (c291-c304).
Christian martyr and saint. Postcard, c1950.
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SAINT MARTIN (c316-397).
Also known as Saint Martin of Tours. French prelate. Woodcut, c1505, by Hans Baldung Grien after Albrect Dürer.
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ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
In his study. Woodcut from his "Soliloquii," Florence, 1491.
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ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
Early Christian church father and philosopher. Illumination from a 12th century manuscript showing the great bishop beside the towers of Hippo, holding one of his works in his hand.
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SAINT MARTIN (c316-397).
Also known as Saint Martin of Tours. French prelate. Woodcut, c1505, by Hans Baldung Grien after Albrect Dürer.
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0000296
ST. AUGUSTINE (354-430).
Christian church father and philosopher. The Vision of St. Augustine. Copper engraving, English, 19th century, after the painting by Benvenuto de Garofalo.
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0071585
ST. AMBROSE & THEODOSIUS.
Emperor Theodosius refused admission into the cathedral at Milan by St. Ambrose in 390 for the massacres recently carried out at his order at Thessalonica. Line engraving, late 19th century, after the painting by Anthony Van Dyck.
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SAINT AMBROSE (c340-397).
Early Chruch father. Saint Ambrose refusing to admit the Roman Emperor Theodosius I into the Milan Cathedral, 390 A.D., on account of the massacre the Emperor ordered at Thesslonica. French line engraving, 18th century.
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SAINT MILTIADES.
Pope, c311-314. Roman fresco.
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0168891
SAINT ANTHONY THE GREAT
(c251-356). Also known as Saint Anthony of the Desert or Anthony of Egypt. Christian saint and hermit, being tormented by demons. Tempera on wood by Giovanni Sassetta, 15th century.
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SAINT JEROME (340-420).
Church scholar and translator. Saint Jerome in His Study. Painting by Stefan Lochner, c1440.
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SAINT JEROME (340-420).
Church scholar and translator. Etching by Jose Ribera (1588-1652).
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ST. CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
(early 4th century A.D.). Woodcut by Hans Baldung Grien, 1505.
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GIORDANO: ST. JANUARIUS.
Oil on canvas, c1690, by Luca Giordano. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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FOURTH LATERAN COUNCIL.
A page from Matthew Paris' 'Chronica Maiora,' written about 1255, showing the Fathers of the Fourth Lateran Council of 1215 and stating the number of Archbishops, Bishops and Abbots present.
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EGYPT: MONASTERY.
A view of the monastery of Saint Anthony in the desert of northeastern Egypt, constructed in the 4th century A.D. Photographed c1970.
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
Fresco from the cubicle of the Five Saints, Catacomb of Callixtus, Rome. Italy, 4th-century. Full credit: De Agostini / V. Pirozzi / Granger, NYC -- All right
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ART & ARCHITECTURE.
St Constance with harvest scenes, mosaics from the ambulatory, Mausoleum of St Constance, Rome. Italy, 4th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Nimatallah / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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ST. AMBROSE (c340-397).
Early Chruch father. Saint Ambrose refusing to admit the Roman Emperor Theodosius I into the Milan Cathedral, 390 A.D., on account of the massacre the Emperor had ordered at Thesslonica. Line engraving, 18th century.
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SAINT JOHN CHRYSOSTOM
c347-407. Syrian prelate. Etching after Sebastiano del Piombo, German, 19th century.
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SAINT AUGUSTINE (354-430).
Bishop of Hippo and Doctor of Catholic Church. School of the Master of the Choirs. Polish School. c1470.
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CONSTANTINE I (c280-337).
Called Constantine the Great. Roman Emperor, 306-337. Constantine bestowing the primacy of the Church and the rule over the West on his contemporary pope, Sylvester (314-35). This legend, known as the Donation of Constantine, was used to support papal claims to temporal power in the Middle Ages. 13th century fresco.
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GUATEMALA: MAYAN FIGURE.
Mayan pottery incense burner in the shape of a seated man with an elaborate headdress. From San Agustin Acasaguastlan, Guatemala, 300-600 A.D.
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VISION OF ST. AUGUSTINE.
The vision of St. Augustine, Bishop of Hippo (354-430 A.D.). Oil on canvas by Carpaccio, 1502.
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VAN DYCK: THEODOSIUS.
Emperor Theodosius refused admission into the church by Saint Ambrose. Canvas. RESTRICTED OUTSIDE US.
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