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The Importance of Honoring the Saint Apostles by Emperor Constantine and his Mother, Helen
The Christian Paradigm of a United Europe. The Historicaș and Religious Dimension of the Reign of Saint Constantine the Great and His Present Reception (2014)
  • Ion Sorin Bora, University of Craiova
Abstract
Saints Constantine and Helen have built many churches in
remembrance of the Apostles, of which the most important is the great
church of Constantinople. Here were built cenotaphs of the Twelve Apostles
of the Church not only from popular pages of the New Testament. Name of
the Twelve Apostles honored in this church are the same that the Church
honors today in iconography and hagiography: Mark, Matthew, Paul, Philip,
Bartholomew, Simon, Peter, John, Luke, Andrew, James and Thomas.
Keywords
  • Constantine,
  • Apostles,
  • 70,
  • 12
Publication Date
2014
Editor
Sergiu-Grigore I. Popescu
Publisher
Mitropolia Olteniei
ISBN
978-973-1794-92-1
Citation Information
Ion Sorin Bora. "The Importance of Honoring the Saint Apostles by Emperor Constantine and his Mother, Helen" CraiovaThe Christian Paradigm of a United Europe. The Historicaș and Religious Dimension of the Reign of Saint Constantine the Great and His Present Reception (2014)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/prlectdr_bora/6/