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The Twin Brother of Jesus Christ

The Twin Brother of Jesus Christ - The Gospel of John notes that Thomas was called Didymus, a Greek word meaning “twin” (John 11:16). The name Thomas also means “twin” in Aramaic

"The Incredulity of Saint Thomas" by Caravaggio ~ "Reach your hand here and put it into my side. Do not be unbelieving, but believing" Jesus to Thomas (John 20:27)

The Judas Goat: The Substitution Theory of the Crucifixion by Tracy R. Twyman - in the Acts of Thomas, Thomas is described as, "Twin brother of Christ, apostle of the Most High, and fellow initiate into the hidden word of Christ, who dost receive his secret sayings..."

Armenian Gospel, Ascension of Christ, Walters Manuscript W.543, fol. 11v | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Jesus, The Good Shepherd in stained glass

el Greco's Christ carrying the cross, a must see if you get to The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Michelangelo Buonarroti - "The Prophet Isaiah" (1509)

Virgin Mary & Jesus Christ Byzantine Silver Icon 950 by selon, $70.00

Henry VIII's rosary. This rosary owned by Henry VIII, consists of a ring from which hangs a cross, ten Ave beads, and a large bead for Pater Noster. It has been richly carved throughout and the Pater bead is hinged, with two biblical scenes carved inside. The royal arms are carved in the Pater bead. On one side of the cross are Christ