Doctrine of orthodox Christianity: Jesus is the divine redeemer whose suffering and death was the point of his life and the Gospels.
Soprano Miriam Allan's crystal-clear refinement turned I know that my Redeemer liveth into an unexpected.
Aslan the lion, the future redeemer, is a stern authority figure who sacrifices his life for others, but Narnia is also populated by giants.
Brazil's statue of Christ the Redeemer and the Acropolis in Athens.
And, inevitably, the portraits of Jesus have varied dramatically: over the decades, he has been redeemer, revolutionary, Son of God.