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Unformatted text preview: The Church of St. James, the disciple of Jesus F. Church of Mary Magdalene at Vezelay G. Relics H. Sculpture Presented the Bible message for people who could not read I. No names People are not important, only God II. Gothic (rude or uncouth) A. Where it began? Church of St. Denis, Paris (it housed the relics of St. Denis) B. Characteristics of Gothic 1. pointed arches 2. ribbed vaults 3. flying buttresses 4. vertical dimension 5. light C. Chartres Cathedral relic - the tunic of the Virgin Mary when Jesus was born D. Sculpture E. Stained glass windows - art in the glass F. Gargoyles...
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