Art History: Comparing “Sermons in Stone” and Mesoamerican Art from Yaxchilan

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Art History: Comparing “Sermons in Stone” and Mesoamerican Art from Yaxchilan
For this assignment I have selected the “Sermons in Stone” which are a reflection of Christian spirituality and the Mesoamerican Art from the Ancient Mayan Site
Yaxchilan
. The comparison of these two cumulative works of art is religious and cultural based.
The "Sermons in Stone" are a reflection of Christian spirituality that is filled with references of being blessed or damned during final judgment. The two most prolific biblical references of final judgment are from Corinthians and Peter: 2 Corinthians 5:10 “For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may receive what is due for what he has done in the body, whether good or...
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