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After seven years of trial and testimony from dozens of experts,...

JERUSALEM (AP).- Is the purported burial box of Jesus' brother James fake or authentic? Seven years of trial, testimony from dozens of experts and a 475-page verdict Wednesday failed to come up with an answer. A Jerusalem judge, citing reasonable doubt...

Last Supper was on Wednesday, not Thursday, Says Cambridge Professor Colin...

LONDON (REUTERS).- The Last Supper took place on a Wednesday -- a day earlier than thought -- and a date for Easter can now be fixed, according to a Cambridge University scientist aiming to solve one of the Bible's most enduring contradictions. Christi...

El Greco Masterpiece is a Vision at Dulwich Picture Gallery

LONDON.- Every month during the Gallery’s Bicentenary celebration year a spectacular masterpiece will hang on the end wall of the Gallery’s enfilade. It is difficult to decipher this great, enigmatic masterpiece for not only is it unfinished,...

Just a Few Months Before Opening, Minefields Circle Jesus’ Traditional Baptism...

QASR EL-YAHUD (AP).- Just months before the official opening of one of Christianity's holiest sites to visitors, the area where John the Baptist is said to have baptized Jesus remains surrounded by thousands of land mines. Israel says the sites visite...

Woman Pleads Not Guilty in Colorado to Art Damage

FORT COLLINS (AP).- A Montana woman accused of taking a crowbar to controversial artwork for religious reasons pleaded not guilty Friday in Colorado. Kathleen Folden, 56, a truck driver and grandmother from Kalispell, Mont., declined to comment during ...

New Book Says Painting Stored Behind a Couch for 25 Years...

TONAWANDA (AP).- Could a painting of Mary holding the body of Jesus that hung for years in an upstate New York family's home really be a 16th century Michelangelo? An Italian art historian thinks so after undertaking years of research, which he docume...

Mexica Ceremonial Censer Replica Handed over to Tlahuac Community

MEXICO CITY.- Fifteen years ago, 5 ceremonial censers were found in community plots at Tlahuac, a Mexico City delegation. The dwellers are celebrating the return of one of them dedicated to Chicomecoatl, the Mexica maize goddess, which replica will be ...

Curators of Mickey Mouse Jesus Exhibition On Trial in Russia

San Francisco - Andrei Yerofeyev and Yury Samodurov, two Russian curators, who organized a show called “Forbidden Art 2006,” are facing possible three-year jail sentences for offending the religious beliefs of the Russian Orthodox commun...

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