The parable of the sower.

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Title:The parable of the sower
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:Luke 8:4-15
Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
Lectionary links:AProp10
General Subject:Sowing seed
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- Cameroon

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Attribution:JESUS MAFA. The parable of the sower, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved October 22, 2016].
Record Number:48309 Last Updated: 2014-04-29 15:51:51 Record Created: 2006-12-15 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition