John baptizes Jesus.

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Title:John baptizes Jesus
Notes: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:Matthew 3:13-17
Lectionary links:AEpip01
General Subject:Baptism of Christ
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- Cameroon

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Attribution:JESUS MAFA. John baptizes Jesus, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved October 22, 2016].
Record Number:48290 Last Updated: 2012-01-31 14:11:16 Record Created: 2006-12-15 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition