Global Beast - Islamic Jihadi Califatists = TANZANIA ... The separatist group Uamsho or “Awakening,” the Association for Islamic Mobilization and Propagation, has threatened Christians since 2012. An Islamist group fighting for full autonomy of the Zanzibar archipelago from Tanzania, Uamsho arose after Zanzibar’s primary opposition, the Civic United Front, formed a government with the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party in 2010
Maaloula - Syrian Christian Resident Tells the World of Joint FSA & Al Q...
Virgin and Child in Majesty, 1175–1200. French. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1916 (16.32.194a, b) | In medieval sculpture, individual body parts were often accentuated to convey meaning. Here, Mary's oversized hands direct our attention to Jesus, enthroned upon his mother's lap. Hear and watch diverse viewpoints on this sculpture. #MetViewpoints
Reliure d'Evangile - Gospel Book binding, 1828, Armenia by Armenian Museum of France. Silver.