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  • Antioch: The Lost Ancient City - Worship in the City

    Theme Highlights
    Worcester's Mosaic
    Rescuing the Ruins
    City of Antioch

    This part of the exhibition highlights the diverse religions practiced in Antioch with works relating to Syrian cults and Greco-Roman beliefs, as well as a three-dimensional model of a synagogue from Asia Minor. All of the inscriptions on the mosaics in this section are in Greek. The thriving Christian community of Antioch and its key role in the formation of the new faith is also highlighted. Regardless of your own beliefs, you'll feel the stirrings of Antiochenes' spirituality in this moving section of the exhibition.

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