Category «The celestial city»

The street in the town of destruction towards the celestial city – cornell college library digital collections: persuasive maps: pj mode collection

Collection: Persuasive Maps: PJ Mode Collection Creator(s): Bunyan, John Date: 1821 Subject: Religion Paradise and HellAllegorical Full Title: An Agenda from the Road In the Town of Destruction towards the Celestial City, Adapted towards the Pilgrim’s Progress Extent: (cm, H x W) 18 x 24 on sheet 20 x 27 ID Number: 1038.01 Source: Bunyan, …

The pilgrim’s progress summary

The storyline of John Bunyan’s "pilgrim" happens within the narrator’s dream from the jail cell, and begins within the Town of Destruction (and not the easiest spot to sell property). Came from here, believing that the town will meet its name and (surprise!) be destroyed because of its sinfulness, our pilgrim, Christian, decides to leave …

The pilgrim’s progress – greatest education

The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan The Pilgrim’s Progress out of this World to that particular Which would be to Come is a Christian allegory written by John Bunyan and printed in Feb, 1678. It’s considered among the most critical works of religious British literature, continues to be converted into greater than 200 languages, and has not been from print. Christian, an everyman character, may …

The institute for sacred architecture

This can be a highly researched and superbly created book, welcome one of the studies on Beauvais. Stephen Murray’s Beauvais Cathedral: Architecture of Transcendence (1989) gave us a detailed architectural analysis. Meredith Lillich’s work profiled stained glass of the period inside a broad way. Within The Armor of sunshine: Stained Glass in Western France 1250-1325 …

The celestial city thought 21:9-27

A cab driver reaches the pearly gates. St. Peter looks him in his Big Book and informs him to get a gold staff along with a silk robe and proceed into Paradise. Next lined up is really a preacher. St. Peter looks him in his Big Book, furrows his brow and states, “OK, we’ll allow …

Waiting in holy places 2: the celestial city

Within HOLY PLACES, Book Two: The Celestial City. Author: Chad Daybell Publication Date: Jun 2008 Format: 6" x 9", 200 pages Author’s Introduction: And it will be known as the brand new Jerusalem, a land of peace, a town of refuge, a location of safety for that saints of the very most High God. (D&C …

Project muse – picturing the celestial city: the medieval stained glass of beauvais cathedral (review)

The glazing programs of Beauvais cathedral were set up in four campaigns between 1240 and 1340.They form an amalgamated of original glass surviving the catastrophic collapse from the vaults in 1284 and medieval and modern restorations and replacements. The whole ensemble is attentively researched, meticulously observed, and abundantly highlighted in Michael Cothren’s book. Intensive iconographic …