The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization

Online ISBN: 9780470670606

DOI: 10.1002/9780470670606

Editor(s): George Thomas Kurian

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  1. Christian denominations and organizations
  2. Christianity and culture
  3. Christianity and the arts
    1. Appendix 1 Chronology of Christian Music
    2. Alberti, Leon Battista (1404–1472)
    3. Algardi, Alessandro (1598–1654)
    4. Altarpiece
    5. Anglo-Saxon Art and Architecture
    6. Architecture
    7. Art (Painting)
    8. Art (Sculpture)
    9. Asian Church Music
    10. Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)
    11. Baroque
    12. Bellini, Giovanni (1430–1516)
    13. Benedictine Rule
    14. Berlioz, Hector (1803–1869)
    15. Bernini, Gianlorenzo (1598–1680)
    16. Blake, William (1757–1827)
    17. Book of Kells
    18. Borromini, Francesco (1599–1667)
    19. Bosch, Hieronymus (c.1450–1516)
    20. Botticelli, Sandro (1444/1445–1510)
    21. Brahms, Johannes (1833–1897)
    22. Bramante, Donato (1444–1514)
    23. Britten, Benjamin (1913–1976)
    24. Bruckner, Josef Anton (1824–1896)
    25. Brunelleschi, Filippo (1377–1446)
    26. Bunyan, John (1628–1688)
    27. Buxtehude, Dietrich (1637–1707)
    28. Byrd, William (1540–1623)
    29. Byzantine Art and Architecture
    30. Campanile
    31. Cantata
    32. Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi Da (1571–1610)
    33. Carissimi, Giacomo (1605–1674)
    34. Carpenter Gothic
    35. Cathedrals and Churches
    36. Celtic Cross
    37. Chartres Cathedral
    38. Chaucer, Geoffrey (c.1343–1400)
    39. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith (1874–1936)
    40. Christ in Art
    41. Church Architecture
    42. Cinema, Christian
    43. Cistercian Architecture
    44. Cloud of Unknowing, The
    45. Couperin, François (1668–1733)
    46. Cowper, William (1731–1800)
    47. Dante Alighieri (1265–1321)
    48. David, Johann Nepomuk (1895–1977)
    49. Donatello (1386/1387–1466)
    50. Donne, John (1572–1631)
    51. Dostoevsky, Fyodor Mikhailovich (1821–1881)
    52. Drama, Early and Medieval Christian
    53. Drama, Modern
    54. Duccio di Buoninsegna (1255/60–1318)
    55. Dufay, Guillaume (1400–1474)
    56. Dunstable (Dunstaple), John (c.1390–1453)
    57. Dürer, Albrecht (1471–1528)
    58. Durufle, Maurice (1902–1986)
    59. Early Church Art and Architecture
    60. El Greco (1541–1614)
    61. Eliot, T. S. (1888–1965)
    62. Ephrem the Syrian, Saint (c.306–c.373)
    63. Ethiopian Art
    64. Fischer von Erlach, Johann Bernhard (1656–1723)
    65. Fischer, Johann Michael (1692–1766)
    66. Frescobaldi, Girolamo (1583–1643)
    67. Gabrieli, Giovanni (1556–1612)
    68. Ghiberti, Lorenzo (1378–1455)
    69. Gibbons, Orlando (1583–1625)
    70. Giotto (1267–1337)
    71. Goes, Hugo Van Der (c.1440–1482)
    72. Gothic Church Architecture
    73. Gregorian Chant
    74. Grünewald, Mathis (1470/75–1528)
    75. Guarini, Guarino (1624–1683)
    76. Hagia Sophia
    77. Hagiography
    78. Handel, George Frederick (1685–1759)
    79. Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732–1809)
    80. Haydn, Johann Michael (1737–1806)
    81. Herbert, George (1593–1633)
    82. Holbein, Hans (1497–1543)
    83. Hopkins, Gerard Manley (1844–1889)
    84. Howells, Herbert (1892–1983)
    85. Icons and Iconography
    86. Isaac, Heinrich (c.1450–1517)
    87. Jacob of Sarugh (451–521)
    88. Josquin Desprez (c.1440–1521)
    89. Lalibala (Lalibela)
    90. Lassus, Orlando (1532–1594)
    91. Lewis, C. S. (1898–1963)
    92. Lindisfarne Gospels
    93. Lippi, Fra Filippo (1406–1469)
    94. Liszt, Franz (1811–1886)
    95. Literature, Christian Arabic
    96. Literature, Early
    97. Literature, Medieval
    98. Machaut, Guillaume De (C.1300–1377)
    99. Mandylion
    100. Mantegna, Andrea (1431–1506)
    101. Martini, Simone (1284–1344)
    102. Masaccio (1401–1428)
    103. Mauriac, François Charles (1885–1970)
    104. Mendelssohn, Felix (1809–1847)
    105. Messiaen, Olivier (1908–1992)
    106. Michelangelo (1475–1564)
    107. Milton, John (1608–1674)
    108. Motet
    109. Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756–1791)
    110. Murillo, Bartolomé Esteban (1617–1682)
    111. Music
    112. Music, Early and Medieval
    113. O'Connor, Flannery (1925–1964)
    114. Ockeghem, Johannes (c.1410–1497)
    115. Oratorio
    116. Pachelbel, Johann (1653–1706)
    117. Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi Da (1525–1594)
    118. Palladio, Andrea (1508–1580)
    119. Parmigianino, Francesco (1503–1540)
    120. Penderecki, Krzysztof (b. 1933)
    121. Pepping, Ernst (1901–1981)
    122. Perugino, Pietro (1448–1523)
    123. Piero della Francesca (1410/20–1492)
    124. Pilgrim's Progress
    125. Pisano, Nicola (c.1220/1225–1284) and Giovanni (c.1245/1250–1314)
    126. Poetry, Christian
    127. Poulenc, Francis (1899–1963)
    128. Poussin, Nicolas (1594–1665)
    129. Prudentius, Aurelius Clemens (348–405)
    130. Purcell, Henry (1659–1695)
    131. Raphael (1483–1520)
    132. Reger, Max (1873–1916)
    133. Rembrandt (1606–1669)
    134. Rubens, Sir Peter Paul (1577–1640)
    135. Salieri, Antonio (1750–1825)
    136. Sayers, Dorothy L. (1893–1957)
    137. Scarlatti, Alessandro (1660–1725)
    138. Scheidt, Samuel (1587–1654)
    139. Schubert, Franz Peter (1797–1828)
    140. Schuetz (Schutz), Heinrich (1585–1672)
    141. Scott, Sir George Gilbert (1811–1878)
    142. Scribal Practices, Early Christian
    143. Sistine Chapel
    144. Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr (1918–2008)
    145. Stained Glass
    146. Stanford, Charles Villiers (1852–1924)
    147. Stave Church
    148. Stravinsky, Igor (1882–1971)
    149. Tallis, Thomas (1505–1585)
    150. Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681–1767)
    151. Tiepolo, Giambattista (1696–1770)
    152. Tintoretto, Jacopo (1519–1594)
    153. Titian (1485–1576)
    154. Tolstoy, Leo Nikolaevitch (1828–1910)
    155. Tomkins, Thomas (1572–1656)
    156. van Eyck, Jan (1390–1441)
    157. Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872–1958)
    158. Veronese (1528–1588)
    159. Victoria, Tomas Luis De (1548–1611)
    160. Vienna Hofmusikkapelle
    161. Willaert, Adrian (c.1490–1562)
    162. Wren, Christopher (1632–1723)
    1. Worship & Liturgy
  4. Global and regional Christianity
  5. Key historical periods
  6. Key ideas and issues
  7. Key people or groups
  8. Map section
  9. The Bible and biblical interpretation
  10. Theological concepts and movements
  11. Worship & Liturgy

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