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The Face of Jesus: Part I
From Artists Classical and Contemporary

Artists across the centuries have attempted to picture the face of Jesus in paintings, photos, drawings, movies, images, icons, sculpture, and now even computer wallpaper. Before asking what this all means, here are just a few examples.

And on to Part II: Images of Jesus in Popular Culture


Christ as Pantocrator,
 
12th century, Sicily

Rembrandt: "Christ"



Image from Mel Gibson's
The Passion of Christ

Warner Sallman
"Head of Christ"


Salvador Dali
Crucifixion "Corpus Hypercubus"


Andy Warhol
Jesus Remix

Charles Henderson

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The Rev. Charles P. Henderson is a Presbyterian minister and Executive Director of
  CrossCurrents.
He is the author of God and Science (John Knox Press, 1986).  
A revised and expanded version of the book is appearing here.
God and Science (Hypertext Edition, 2005).
He is also editor of a new book, featuring articles by world class scientists and theologians, and illustrating the leading views on the relationship between science and religion:
Faith, Science and the Future (CrossCurrents Press, 2007).

Charles also tracks the boundry between the virtual and the real at his blog: Next World Design, focusing on the mediation of art, science and spirituality in the metaverse.  

For more information about Charles Henderson.