The Pharisee and the Publican.

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Title:The Pharisee and the Publican
Notes:Although this work is directly associated with the Luke 18 passage, it is very similar to the Matthew 6:1-6 passage as well.JESUS MAFA is a response to the New Testament readings from the Lectionary by a Christian community in Cameroon, Africa. Each of the readings were selected and adapted to dramatic interpretation by the community members. Photographs of their interpretations were made, and these were then transcribed to paintings. See: and

Scripture:Luke 18:9-14
Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21
Lectionary links:CProp25
General Subject:Alms
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- Cameroon

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Attribution:JESUS MAFA. The Pharisee and the Publican, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved October 24, 2016].
Record Number:48268 Last Updated: 2016-02-09 13:54:41 Record Created: 2006-12-15 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition