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Light on the Ancient Worlds: A Brief Survey of the Book by Frithjof Schuon
What is Sacred Art?
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Science and the Myth of Progress
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The Fullness of God: Frithjof Schuon on Christianity
The Sermon of All Creation: Christians on Nature
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What are the foundations of Christian art?

"The art that springs from a genuinely Christian inspiration is derived from certain images of the Christ and of the Virgin that have a miraculous origin. The craft traditions continue alongside it, and they become Christian by adoption; they are none the less sacred in character, in the sense that their creative methods embody a primordial wisdom that responds spontaneously to the spiritual truths of Christianity. These two currents, the traditional art of icon painting and the craft traditions, together with certain liturgical music evolved from a Pythagorean inheritance, are the only elements in Christian civilization that deserve to be called 'sacred art.'"
The Virgin of Vladimir, 12th century
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