Explore the history of religious thought through Theology and Religion Online in the timeline below which covers the history of Christian theology from over the past two millennia. The timeline focuses on key events from the history of theology and the life of the Church from the Library of Catholic Thought, the T&T Clark Jesus Library and the T&T Clark Theology Library. The timeline also features images related to the material culture of Catholicism, as well as study of Jesus and his impact through history and culture, specially selected for the Library of Catholic Thought and T&T Clark Jesus Library* from the Metropolitan Museum of Art by historian of art and religion Katie Turner (King’s College London).
Select the thumbnails or date ranges below for a preview of all images from a particular period, or click through to each object in detail using the 'View Image' link. Selecting any of the date range bubbles underneath the image row will display a preview of all image and text entries from that period.
*N.b. users will need to access to the T&T Clark Jesus Library and/or the Library of Catholic Thought to view the image pages linked from this timeline. Access to other content items linked from the timeline is dependent on which collections your institution has access to.