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Art and the Church

Art and the Church - Materials for Use in Churches

Materials based on the Christian calendar are divided in three categories, see below. Added to this are an Old Testament and a New Testament section. The meditations for Advent, Christmas, Epiphany, Lent, Easter, Ascension and Pentecost stand in the Christian calendar sections and not again in the Old and New Testament sections.


       -   Advent through Epiphany

       -   Lent through Pentecost

       -   Trinity Sunday till Advent

       -   Old Testament

       -   New Testament


Here you find a number of introductory articles about the Christian calendar:

Beth Bevis: Living the Church Year
Calvin ICW - The Pattern of the Christian Calendar
G. Pennoyer & G. Wolfe: Advent and Christmas
John Witvliet - Introduction to the Christian Year
Laurel Gasque: The Christian Calendar