Religious Icons In Greek Art

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Personally, I would consider myself an Iconodule. I feel that religious icons and symbols represented the faith of the people, because it showed a symbolic meaning to them and also the dignity of what was created. We can see what what trying to be expressed through particular art pieces, and Iconoclasts wanted to remove the images because it was "wrong to them" and according to Iconoclasts, went agaisnt the Ten Commandments. By requesting to remove these icons and symbols, I feel like that disrespects religion and ultimately creates a dysfunction within the Empire. The people who lived during those times, still should have the right to express whatever they wanted. Ultimately, the use of icons were eventually restored which I think is a really

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