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The New Testament

    Gospels, John the Baptist
          The Promise to Zechariah
          John Is Born
                The Birth and Naming of the Baptist
          In the Desert
                Preparations and Ministry
                The Baptism
          John and King Herod
                King Herod, John, and Jesus
                Herod's Birthday
                      The Banquet
                      The Beheading of John
    Gospels, Jesus: Prologues, Genealogies, and Epilogues
          The Genealogy of Jesus
    Gospels, Jesus: Before Christ's Birth
          The Annunciation
                The Virgin and the Angel
                The Virgin of the Annunciation
                The Angel of the Annunciation
                The Annunciation in Various Compositions
          The Immaculate Conception
          The Visitation
                Mary and Elizabeth
    Gospels, Jesus: Nativity and Childhood
          The Nativity and the First Days
                Nativity
                The Shepherds
                      In the Fields of the Shepherds
                      The Annunciation as Secondary Scene
                      The Adoration of the Shepherds
                The Circumcision
                The Presentation in the Temple
                The Magi
                      The Star and the Journey
                      The Adoration of the Magi
                The Flight into Egypt
                The Massacre of the Innocents
          Childhood
                Jesus Growing Up
                The Boy Jesus at the Temple
    Gospels, Jesus, Public Ministry: Preparations
          The Baptism
          The Temptation
          The First Disciples
                The Fishermen
                Peter's Catch of Fish
                The Tax Collector
    Gospels, Jesus, Public Ministry: Miracles
          Dealing with Nature
                The Wedding at Cana
                Peter's Catch of Fish
                Calming the Storm
                Feeding the Multitude
                      The Loaves and the Fish
                Walking on the Sea
                Fishing at Christ's Advice
          Healing the Sick
                Jesus Healing
                The Official at Capernaum
                The Paralytic
                The Woman Subject to Bleeding
                The Canaanite Woman
                At Bethesda
                The Man Born Blind
                      The Blind Becomes Seeing
                The Ten with Leprosy
                Bartimaeus
                The Ear of Malchus
          Raising the Dead
                The Son of the Widow in Nain
                The Daughter of Jairus
                      At the House of Jairus
                Lazarus
                      The Raising of Lazarus
    Gospels, Jesus, Public Ministry: Teaching and Preaching
          Jesus Teaching and Preaching
          The Teacher and His Message
          From a Boat
          The Sermon on the Mount
          Class in Capernaum
          The Tribute Money
    Gospels, Jesus, Public Ministry: The Words of Jesus
          The Teacher and His Message
          Sermon on the Mount (Matthew Compilation)
                The Words of the Lord's Prayer
          Parables
                The Sower
                The Good Samaritan
                      Assault and First Aid
                The Lost Sheep
                The Prodigal Son
                      Leaving Home
                      In a Foreign Country
                      Returning Home
                The Rich Man and Lazarus
                      Purple and Poverty
                      In Hades
                The Unmerciful Servant
                The Labourers in the Vineyard
                The Great Banquet
                The Ten Virgins
          The Return and the Last Judgment
                Signs of the End of the Age
                Be Ready!
                      The Ten Virgins
                The Return and the Judgment
                The Words of the Judgment
                Paradise
                Hell
          Johannine Words
                I Am…
                      The Good Shepherd
    Gospels, Jesus, Public Ministry: Incidents and Events
          The Keys of the Kingdom of Heaven
          The Transfiguration
          Jesus and the Children
          The Entry into Jerusalem
                Hosanna to the Son of David!
          Clearing the Temple
                Jesus Clears the Temple
    Gospels, Jesus, Public Ministry: Encounters
          The Teacher and His Disciples
          Nicodemus
          The Woman from Samaria
          The Official at Capernaum
          The Canaanite Woman
          The Sinful Woman
          Martha and Mary
          The Adulterous Woman
          Zacchaeus
          The Anointer at Bethany
    Gospels, Jesus: Passion
          The Last Evening
                The Washing of the Feet
                The Last Supper
          Gethsemane
                Praying in Agony
                Jesus Is Arrested
                The Ear of Malchus
          The Trial
                Before the Sanhedrin
                      Tried by the Council
                      The Mocking
                The Denial of Peter
                Before Herod
                      The Mocking
                Before Pilate
                      Interrogation and Accusations
                      The Scourging
                      The Mocking
                      Barabbas, Persuasion, and Sentence
                      Ecce Homo
                      Pilate Washing His Hands
          The Way to Calvary
                The Procession
                Christ Alone with the Cross
                Christ Falling Beneath the Cross
                Simon from Cyrene
                Christ Addressing the Daughters of Jerusalem
          The Crucifixion
                The Preparations
                The Nailing to the Cross
                The Raising of the Cross
                Jesus on the Cross
                      With Other People from the Biblical Account
                      With a Composite Group of Other Characters
                      With No Other People Shown
                      With Characters Foreign to the Biblical Account
                      The Trinity with the Crucified Christ
                      Christ Appearing at St. Francis's Stigmatization
                      The Crucified Christ in Various Compositions
                The Clothes
                Family and Followers at Calvary
                Wine Vinegar on a Stick
                The Piercing in the Side
          The Burial
                The Descent from the Cross
                Pietà
                The Entombment
          Christ Lying Dead in the Tomb
          The Descent into Hades
          Instruments and Wounds
                The Instruments of the Passion
                The Wounds and Sacred Heart of Christ
    Gospels, Jesus: Resurrection and Ascension
          The Resurrection
                Earthquake and Resurrection
                The Women at the Tomb
                Appearing to Mary Magdalene
          The Disciples and the Resurrected
                The Emmaus Wanderers
                      On the Way to Emmaus
                      Supper
                Appearing to the Eleven
                The Doubting Thomas
                By the Sea of Tiberias
                      Fishing at Christ's Advice
                The Ascension
          Christ in Glory
    Acts
          The Ascension
          Pentecost
                The Descent of the Spirit
                The Pentecostal Sermon
          The Preaching of the Apostles
          At the Beautiful Gate
          Ananias and Sapphira
          Stephen's Arrest and Martyrdom
                Arrest and Speech
                Stoned by the Jews
          Philip and the Eunuch
          The Conversion of Saul
                On the Way to Damascus
          Further Persecutions, Martyrdom of James
          Peter's Escape
          Paul's First Missionary Journey
                In Lystra
    Epistles of Paul
          Romans
                Doctrinal Exposition
                      Death
                      Sin and Vanity
          1 Corinthians
                Divisions in the Church
                      The Purgatory
                In the Christian Assembly
                      The Last Supper
                      Faith, Hope, and Charity
                The Resurrection and Its Implications
                      Earthquake and Resurrection
                      Death
                      The Resurrection of the Body
                      The Return and the Judgment
          2 Corinthians
                The Glory of the Gospel and Its Ministry
                      Death
          Galatians
                On the Way to Damascus
          Philippians
                The Resurrection of the Body
          1 Thessalonians
                The Return and the Judgment
          2 Thessalonians
                The Return and the Judgment
                The Man of Lawlessness
    Hebrews
          The Work of Christ
                Sin and Vanity
    Catholic Epistles
          2 Peter
                The Return and the Judgment
          Jude
                The Angel Marriages, the Rebel Angels
                Moses Dies
    Revelation
          John at Patmos
          One Like a Son of Man
          The Throne in Heaven
          The Seven Seals
                The Four Horsemen
                The Fifth and the Sixth Seals
                God's Servants Sealed
                Adoration of God and the Lamb
          The Seven Trumpets
                The Angels with the Trumpets
                The Fifth Trumpet
                The Sixth Trumpet
                      The Four Angels of Destruction
                      The Angel with the Scroll
                      The Two Witnesses
          The Big Struggle
                The Woman and the Dragon
                The Two Beasts
                Adoration of God and the Lamb
                The Three Angels
                The Last Harvest
          The Seven Bowls
                Adoration of God and the Lamb
                The Bowls of God's Wrath
          Judgment against Babylon
                The Whore of Babylon
                The Fall of Babylon
                Adoration of God and the Lamb
          Return and Victory
                The Rider on the White Horse
                The Thousand Years
                The Return and the Judgment
                The New Jerusalem
                The River of Life and the Tree of Life
    Portraits of New Testament Characters
          Portraits of Andrew
                Other Portraits of Andrew
          Portraits of Bartholomew
                Other Portraits of Bartholomew
          Portraits of Daughter of Herodias (The)
                Other Portraits of the Daughter of Herodias
          Portraits of Elizabeth
                Other Portraits of Elizabeth
          Portraits of Gabriel
                The Angel of the Annunciation
                Other Portraits of Gabriel
          Portraits of God the Father
                God the Creator
                The Sabbath
                Portraits of the Trinity
                      The Trinity with Christ as a Child
                      The Trinity at Christ's Baptism
                      The Trinity with the Crucified Christ
                      The Trinity with Christ's Body Held by the Father
                      The Trinity at the Coronation of the Virgin
                      The Trinity in Various Compositions
                      Other Depictions of the Trinity
                God the Father in Annunciation Compositions
                God the Father in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of God the Father
          Portraits of Holy Spirit (The)
                Portraits of the Trinity
                      The Trinity with Christ as a Child
                      The Trinity at Christ's Baptism
                      The Trinity with the Crucified Christ
                      The Trinity with Christ's Body Held by the Father
                      The Trinity at the Coronation of the Virgin
                      The Trinity in Various Compositions
                      Other Depictions of the Trinity
                The Holy Spirit in Annunciation Compositions
                The Holy Spirit in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of the Holy Spirit
          Portraits of James, Son of Alpheus
                Other Portraits of James, Son of Alphaeus
          Portraits of James, Son of Zebedee
                Other Portraits of James, Son of Zebedee
          Portraits of Jesus Christ: The Christ Child
                Joseph and the Christ Child
                Virgin and Child
                      Virgin and Child Alone or with Angels
                      Virgin and Child with Anne
                      Virgin and Child with the Young Baptist
                      Virgin and Child Painted by Luke
                      Virgin and Child with Various People
                      Virgin and Child Appearing to St.s and Others
                      Virgin and Child in Various Compositions
                The Holy Family
                      The Holy Family Alone or with Angels
                      The Holy Family with the Young Baptist
                      The Holy Family with Various People
                      The Holy Family with Focus on Mother and Child
                The Holy Kinship and Anna Selbdritt
                The Christ Child as Salvator Mundi
                The Trinity with Christ as a Child
                Other Portraits of the Christ Child
          Portraits of Jesus Christ: The Adult Christ
                God the Creator
                The Man of Sorrows
                      The Face on the Towel
                      Christ Alone with the Cross
                      Other Depictions of the Man of Sorrows
                The Dead Christ
                      The Dead Christ Alone
                      The Dead Christ with Angels
                      The Dead Christ with Various People
                Salvator Mundi
                      Salvator Mundi in Various Compositions
                      Other Portraits of Christ as Salvator Mundi
                The Good Shepherd
                Christ in Glory
                One Like a Son of Man
                Portraits of the Trinity
                      The Trinity with Christ as a Child
                      The Trinity at Christ's Baptism
                      The Trinity with the Crucified Christ
                      The Trinity with Christ's Body Held by the Father
                      The Trinity at the Coronation of the Virgin
                      The Trinity in Various Compositions
                      Other Depictions of the Trinity
                Christ in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of Christ
          Portraits of Jesus Christ: Symbolical Representations
                The Lamb of God
                      John the Baptist with the Lamb of God
                      The Lamb of God in Various Compositions
          Portraits of John the Baptist
                John the Baptist as a Child
                      Virgin and Child with the Young Baptist
                      The Holy Family with the Young Baptist
                      Other Portraits of John the Baptist as a Child
                John the Baptist with the Lamb of God
                John the Baptist in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of John the Baptist
          Portraits of John, Son of Zebedee
                John as a Writer and Correspondent
                John with the Poisoned Wine
                John, Son of Zebedee, in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of John, Son of Zebedee
          Portraits of Joseph, Man of Mary
                Joseph and the Christ Child
                The Holy Family
                      The Holy Family Alone or with Angels
                      The Holy Family with the Young Baptist
                      The Holy Family with Various People
                      The Holy Family with Focus on Mother and Child
                Other Portraits of Joseph, Man of Mary
          Portraits of Judas (Thaddaeus)
                Other Portraits of Judas (Thaddaeus)
          Portraits of Luke
                Luke as a Writer
                Luke as a Painter
          Portraits of Magi (The)
          Portraits of Mark (John)
                Mark as a Writer
          Portraits of Mary, Called Magdalene
                Mary, Called Magdalene, in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of Mary, Called Magdalene
          Portraits of Mary, Mother of Jesus
                The Virgin of the Annunciation
                The Immaculate Conception
                Virgin and Child
                      Virgin and Child Alone or with Angels
                      Virgin and Child with Anne
                      Virgin and Child with the Young Baptist
                      Virgin and Child Painted by Luke
                      Virgin and Child with Various People
                      Virgin and Child Appearing to St.s and Others
                      Virgin and Child in Various Compositions
                The Holy Family
                      The Holy Family Alone or with Angels
                      The Holy Family with the Young Baptist
                      The Holy Family with Various People
                      The Holy Family with Focus on Mother and Child
                The Holy Kinship and Anna Selbdritt
                Mater Dolorosa
                Mary, Mother of Jesus, in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of Mary, Mother of Jesus
          Portraits of Matthew (Levi)
                Matthew as a Writer
                Other Portraits of Matthew
          Portraits of Matthias
                Other Portraits of Matthias
          Portraits of Michael
                Other Portraits of Michael
          Portraits of Paul (Saul)
                Paul as a Writer and Correspondent
                Paul in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of Paul
          Portraits of Peter (Simon)
                Peter as a Writer and Correspondent
                Peter in Various Compositions
                Other Portraits of Peter
          Portraits of Philip, Apostle
                Other Portraits of Philip from Beth-saida
          Portraits of Satan
                Other Portraits of Satan
          Portraits of Simon the Zealot
                Other Portraits of Simon the Zealot
          Portraits of Stephen
                Other Portraits of Stephen
          Portraits of Thomas
                Other Portraits of Thomas
          Portraits of Zechariah, Father of John the Baptist
                Other Portraits of Zechariah, Father of John the Baptist
          Portraits of New Testament Characters, Names Unknown
          The Holy Family
                The Holy Family Alone or with Angels
                The Holy Family with the Young Baptist
                The Holy Family with Various People
                The Holy Family with Focus on Mother and Child
          The Holy Kinship and Anna Selbdritt