) In what ways did traditions from the ancient Near East, ancient Greece and Rome
transitioned into works and practices carried on in Jewish and early Christian art and
architecture? Consider the types or forms of objects, iconography, materials and construction
methods. Provide two examples in your essay. a) Essay format: an introduction, thesis statement or a general sentence stating what will be
compared or contrasted, supporting paragraphs that provide details for your thesis statement,
and a summary in a conclusion
b) Use of art vocabulary
c) Use your own words – This is NOT a research paper; if quoted material is use, cite the

Christianity and Jews