The Properties of Beauty
Welcome back to the Bible is Art where we are currently in a series on a Christian Guide to Beauty and Design. If you haven’t seen the videos up to now I would recommend you watch those before you watch this. But if you’re ready to move on, today, we’re talking about the properties of, or, what makes something beautiful.
Literary Structure of Revelation 1: 14-16
Head A His head and hair were white as white wool, white as snow; Face B his eyes were like a flame of fire,
Why Revelation is Cyclical?
It is commonly observed that Revelation is cyclical, covering the same period (normally from Christ's 1st to 2nd coming) from different perspectives.
Why is The Voice Behind John?
Why is the voice behind John? The book of Revelation is about revealing, unveiling what we do not see but is there. This dramatic action embodies that principle.
Healing the Paralytic at Capernaum
The story is fairly straightforward, but the extended descriptions of the actions of the paralytic or his friends is what caught my attention. In such Short stories whenever there is a lot of words given to seemingly less important things, like the movement of the paralytic, it makes me wonder if our author is drawing our attention to it for another reason. Perhaps white on first reading appears to be minor or secondary is actually major primary.