Melchizedek and Abraham-Santa Maria Maggiore.
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Title:Melchizedek and Abraham-Santa Maria Maggiore
Notes:This image is often used as a prefigurement of the Eucharist, and the priestly designation of Christ, as mentioned in Hebrews.
Building:Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

Scripture:Genesis 14:18-20
Person as Subject:Melchizedek (Biblical figure)
Abraham (Biblical figure)

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Copyright Source:Prof. Lee M. Jefferson,
Copyright Permission:Donor must be contacted for permission.
Attribution:Melchizedek and Abraham-Santa Maria Maggiore, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved April 16, 2024]. Original source: Prof. Lee M. Jefferson,
Record Number:54011 Last Updated: 2022-07-07 15:20:54 Record Created: 2008-07-08 09:40:09
Institution:Vanderbilt University Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition