De Profundis (Dennis Aubrey)
“De profundis clamavi ad te, Domine; Domine, exaudi vocem meam. Fiant aures tuæ intendentes in vocem deprecationis meæ.” Psalm 130 “Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O Lord. Lord, hea…
VII-IX,X c.Iglesia de San Pedro de la Nave (Campillo)Zamora,Spain.The traditional interpretation is that the church foundation goes back to the reign of Egica in the 7th cent.,having been built between 680 and before the Muslim conquest of Hispania in 711;San Pedro de la Nave would thus be one of the last works of Visigothic architecture.However,the most recent archaeological studies have proven it to be not Visigothic,but Mozarabic (so,9th cent.or 10th cent. in date).
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Cologne Cathedral - The Shrine of the Three Kings - Pilgrim-info.com
Cologne Cathedral - The Shrine of the Three Kings is the largest, most artistically significant and of its content, most ambitious reliquary of the Middle Ages. See Opening hours, Mass times.
Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion | North German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Date: ca. 1200. Culture: North German. Medium: Copper alloy with inlaid glass. Dimensions: Overall: 8 3/8 x 7 3/16 x 4 3/8 in. (21.2 x 18.2 x 11.1 cm), 6.09...
Baptismal Font | German (Hildesheim) | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Hohe Domkirche Hildesheim (Cathedral, Hildesheim (ca. 1226)) Documentation: Michael Brandt, ed., Bilde und Bestie: Hildesheimer Bronzen der Stauferzeit (Hildesheim: Schnell & Steiner, 2008, pp. 284-289; Lothar Lambacher, ed
Aquamanile in the Form of a Mounted Knight | German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Date: ca. 1250. Geography: Made in probably Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany. Culture: German. Medium: Copper alloy. Dimensions: Overall: 14 11/16 x 12 7/8...
The Hidden Cloister of Saint Aubin (Dennis Aubrey)
When Aubin, the bishop of Angers, died in 550 his body was entombed in a small funerary chapel on summit of the hill in the town where he served. A basilica was built on the site sometime prior to …
Église Saint Laurent d’Auzon (Dennis Aubrey)
We have often discussed the role of serendipity in our work at Via Lucis, and today’s post is a perfect example. We were in one of our favorite churches, the Église Sainte Anne in Heume lR…