Painting and Sketches/Jesus in Britain-the Tin Smelt

Previous | Gallery Home | Next

Jesus in Britain-the Tin Smelt
Jesus in Britain-the Tin Smelt
(click for larger image)

A Lost Years in Britain image
Stories from the western regions of southern England indicate the boy Jesus may have been taken there by his uncle Joseph of Joseph of Arimathea (the man who was later given Jesus’s body and laid it in the tomb). Joseph of Arimathea was a tin merchant took the boy Jesus with him on at least one of his trips to the British Isles. Joseph toured the mines in Cornwall and Somerset County where Jesus learned how to extract the tin and purge it from its ore (Continued).

Image Copyright ©2003
Comments? Click here