[Culture Week] Billy Graham Center exhibit explores images of the Cross

prescottFor two thousand years, the cross has been a universally recognized symbol of the Christian faith. But despite the structural simplicity of the cross itself, artists throughout history have portrayed the cross in countless different ways, each rendition emphasizing slightly different things and glimpsing the Resurrection symbolism from a different angle.

The Billy Graham Center Museum in Wheaton, Illinois has a new temporary exhibit running through August 10 that showcases many different takes on the Cross of Jesus Christ. There’s a short article and a few accompanying images on their website showcasing the exhibit; to see the full exhibit, you’ll need to visit the Museum itself. The brief sampling on the website is certainly intriguing.

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