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The audacity of Christian art: Christ is not like a snail: Signs and symbols | National Gallery

This video explores the audacity of Christian art, focusing on how symbols and signs are used to represent Christ. It discusses the evolution of Christian art, from the use of secret symbols like the fish, to bold, direct depictions of Christ. The video emphasizes the power of art in expressing religious beliefs.

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