The Anglo-Ethiopian Society

Lecture - The Ark of the Covenant

Dr Erica Hunter

Tuesday 8th October 2013

6:30pm, Lecture Theatre, Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB - Public lecture (all welcome)

Please note the different venue and starting time for this lecture.

The ark of the covenant occupies a central place in the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. Traditions surrounding the ark will be explored, before turning to its rich and var-ied symbolism in Ethiopic literature including the Kebra Negast to draw conclusions about its role and function.

First Published in News File Summer 2013

Opinions expressed in the articles are those of the authors and not necessarily the views of the Society.
Information is offered in good faith but the Society does not warrant the status or reliability of the information contained.

© The Anglo-Ethiopian Society and Contributors 2003 - 2024