1. Resurrection of Jesus by Jan Joest

    Resurrection of Jesus by Jan Joest

    Jan Joest, also known as Jan Joest van Kalkar or Jan Joest van Calcar (between 1450 and 1460 – 1519), was a Dutch painter from either Kalkar or Wesel (both now in Germany), known for his religious paintings. The painting was allegedly produced in 1508.
  2. KorbenDallas

    Was previous Jerusalem located in England?

    Wanted to post this prior to flying out to Florida. The other day I stumbled into two lines of 1661 text about the "old Jerusalem". I'm pretty sure you will be able to figure out what two lines I'm talking about once you get to them. Meanwhile, let's start with the Skull Hill: Golgotha...
  3. Christ and the adultress

    Christ and the adultress

    Christ and the adultress by Ascanio Luciano
  4. KorbenDallas

    What event turned Scythia into Tartary?

    A while back I ran into the map below. It's always interesting why geographical names change, but we rarely get any explanations. This transition from Scythia to Tartary is not an exception. As far as I understand, it's impossible to estimate the true size of Scythia due to the lack of available...
  5. KorbenDallas

    When Jesus abandoned America, or why TPTB prefer Pagan Gods

    I definitely did not expect us getting into something like this. It is common knowledge that the Pilgrims were a group of English people who came to America seeking religious freedom during the reign of King James I. I always thought that our Pilgrims were Christian. I am not that sure any more...