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Sam Saccomen

During the medieval times, we start to see a use for art. Art during this era was used to help individuals who were illiterate understand religion, from these pictures/sculptures those who were unable to read the bible could gain understand of Christianity from these images. Religion spread quickly as medieval churches drew stories and important religious individuals all around the churches. From higher class to lower class, individuals in all classes were able to fully understand Christianity with the help of medieval art. This art did more than just help people would were unable to read the scripture, it gave those who were in lower classes a sight of hope that one day everyone could be equal. I believe that’s why so many people supported Christianity in this time. People enjoyed the togetherness, faith, and equality that the church portrayed.