Framed poster - Apse The Cathedral in Monreale Italy - Christ Pantocrator (Jesus Christ) - Catholism
Christ Pantocrator (Jesus Christ) - The Cathedral in Monreale, Italy - Catholism
The Cathedral in Monreale - built between 1170 and 1189 - is inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
Christ Pantocrator: The cathedral in Monreale, Palermo, is regarded as the most beautiful of the Norman churches in Sicily. The mosaics were made with 2200 kg of pure gold, experts have estimated. Craftsmen from Constantinople were employed to expedite the work. The Byzantine mosaics are among the most magnificent in the world.
Christ Pantocrator. In Christian iconography, Christ Pantocrator is a specific depiction of Christ. Pantocrator or Pantokrator is, used in this context, derived from of one of many names of God in Judaism.
The most common translation of Pantocrator is "Almighty" or "All-powerful".
Its an awesome Cathedral - see the images in the link below.