Art work from
The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells is an illuminated manuscript of the Gospel. It was created in Ireland probably around 800 AD. The original manuscript is owned by Trinity College in Ireland where it on display.  There are facsimile editions available.  Please check out the Book of Kells links for more information about this beautiful manuscript.

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The Four Evangelists The Beginning of Matthew's Gospel. The Arrest of Christ Second Beginning Of Matthew "Erat autem hora tercia"
(Now it was the third House.)
The Symbols of the Gospels
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The symbol of  St John The Crucifixion The Beginning of St. John's Gospel. "Tunc Dicit illis Ihs omnes nos scan" (Then Jesus said to them, you will all be scandalized) "Quiniam" (For so much.) Portrait of Christ
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