The Bible to Man

One of 10 works in the series: Wayne Mickey Collection available on this site.

Description

A bed sheet with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher’s sermon. This particular sermon chart demonstrates the idea that the text of the Bible originates with God and is passed down to mankind through certain other entites. The Old Testament path is traced "God-->H.S. (Holy Spirit)-->P. (Patriarchs?)-->O.T." The New Testament path is traced "God-->J.C. (Jesus Christ)-->H.S. (Holy Spirit)-->A.&P. (Apostles and Paul)-->N.T." Numerous supporting scriptures are listed.

Physical Description

1 art original : Cotton with hemmed and/or pinked edges to prevent fraying ; 116cm x 154cm

Creation Information

Mickey, Wayne [1940..1960].

Context

This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 41 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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Abilene Christian University Library

The Abilene Christian University Library collections include the Prickly Pear yearbooks from 1916-2007, and and includes photos and information about the university, students, professors, sports, and organizations.

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Titles

  • Main Title: The Bible to Man
  • Added Title: How God Speaks (written on the back of the chart)
  • Series Title: Wayne Mickey Collection

Description

A bed sheet with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher’s sermon. This particular sermon chart demonstrates the idea that the text of the Bible originates with God and is passed down to mankind through certain other entites. The Old Testament path is traced "God-->H.S. (Holy Spirit)-->P. (Patriarchs?)-->O.T." The New Testament path is traced "God-->J.C. (Jesus Christ)-->H.S. (Holy Spirit)-->A.&P. (Apostles and Paul)-->N.T." Numerous supporting scriptures are listed.

Physical Description

1 art original : Cotton with hemmed and/or pinked edges to prevent fraying ; 116cm x 154cm

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Collections

This work is part of the following collections of related materials.

Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts

Sermon charts, or bed sheets painted with text and/or artwork, were used as visual aids to preachers' sermons. The sermon charts in this collection date from the 1900s to the 1970s.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • [1940..1960]

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Oct. 29, 2013, 6:48 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 4, 2013, 1:24 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Mickey, Wayne. The Bible to Man, artwork, [1940..1960]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth347080/: accessed December 4, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.