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Biblical Art

LOOK: Redeeming Eve: Female Orthodox Jewish Artists Come Out

Sarah Lehat | Posted 02.17.2013 | Religion
Sarah Lehat

Seeping onto the walls of galleries and museums for some time now, the trickle of provocative work by Jewish female artists of the Orthodox persuasion has turned into a flood.

PHOTOS: Biblical Sand Art Is Amazing!

Lauren Pond | Posted 10.02.2012 | Religion
Lauren Pond

There are certain things you expect to see along Maryland's Ocean City Boardwalk during the summer: Children eating ice cream cones and funnel cake. Booze. Skimpy bikinis and sunburns. But giant replicas of Noah's Ark and the Last Supper? Not so much.

Museum Of Biblical Art (MOBiA) Raises Its Profile Amid Array Of Challenges

Religion News Service | David Van Biema | Posted 06.21.2012 | Religion

NEW YORK (RNS) When art historian Bruce Boucher wanted to reunite the three panels of a huge 14th-century altarpiece from three different countries, t...

The History Of Animals In Art, Literature And Music

Posted 02.16.2012 | Arts

The Morgan Library is exhibiting a collection of works illustrating how history's greatest artists, writers and musicians were inspired by animals. ...

Balaam Sculpture Sheds Light On Differing Christian And Jewish Views Of Prophecy

Menachem Wecker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Menachem Wecker

Although he often was considered a villain, theology also considered Balaam as a prophet who played a role in the history of salvation, by predicting the coming of Christ.