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Central Tympanum: Spreading the Gospel

Detail of the central tympanum in the narthex, depicting the Mission of the Apostles.Two apostles descend from the feet of Christ to deliver the Gospel to the peoples of the world, who are depicted on the lintel below.

Photo © Holly Hayes.

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