Print

Print


medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture

On Wed, 10 Sep 2008 23:03:45 +0200, Paul Chandler wrote:

>Some suggest that the earliest surviving cross is from Herculaneum (before AD 79): <http://www.gliscritti.it/gallery2/v/album_022/>; cf. William L. Holladay, 
"The Herculaneum Cross", Journal of Bible and Religion, Vol. 19 (1951): 16-19. I'm not sure what the modern scholarly consensus is about this cross. (Does 
anyone know?)

This is EXTREMELY interesting. . . I, too, would be interested in any further research on the subject.

Many thanks!

George the Less

**********************************************************************
To join the list, send the message: join medieval-religion YOUR NAME
to: [log in to unmask]
To send a message to the list, address it to:
[log in to unmask]
To leave the list, send the message: leave medieval-religion
to: [log in to unmask]
In order to report problems or to contact the list's owners, write to:
[log in to unmask]
For further information, visit our web site:
http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/medieval-religion.html