Christianity- The Origin  

Christ and the Apostles in the Heavenly Jerusalem, apse mosaic, early fifth century, Rome, Santa Pudenziana.
  • Basic Principles- Follow what is clearly revealed, Most of God’s guidance is unconscious, God expects us to use his intelligence, God doesn't show us more than we need to know, Don't tell God how he must guide.
Christ Treading on the Lion and Asp, mosaic from the Archepiscopal Palace in Ravenna, late fifth century.
  • Significant colors or symbols- Fish, cross, purple, red, white, green, black, Crown of Thorns, wine, bread, North-star, christian flag.   
Exterior of the Church of Santa Sabina, fifth century, Rome.
  • Founding and Origin- Founded in 33 CE, originated in Palestine, 2.1 billion people
  • Where its practiced the most today- The Americas (36.8%)
  • Major architecture and art- Church of Santa Sabina, fifth century, Rome; Christ Treading on the Lion and Asp, mosaic from the Archiepiscopal Palace in Ravenna, late fifth century; Christ and the Apostles in the Heavenly Jerusalem, apse mosaic, early fifth century, Rome, Santa Pudenziana; the Palace Basilica, ca. 305-310, Trier.

I pledge allegiance to the Christian Flag and to the Savior for whose Kingdom it stands. One Savior, crucified, risen, and coming again with life and liberty to all who believe.

  • Sacred text- The Holy Bible

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