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John the Baptist

major religious figure
Deutsch: Johannes der Täufer, Prediger in Palästina um das Jahr 30, eine zentralen Figuren des Christentums, des Islams, des Mandäismus und der Evangelien.
English: John the Baptist was a preacher in Palestine around 30 AD. He is mentioned in the New Testament.

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Places and ancient imagesEdit

ImageEdit

LifeEdit

Birth and youthEdit

John in desertEdit

PreachingEdit

Baptism of ChristEdit

ExecutionEdit

Salome with headEdit

Burial and relicsEdit

Selected worksEdit

Russian iconsEdit

Rogier van der Weyden's «Johannes-Altar», b.1445Edit