“On seeing Thine unjust slaughter O Christ…

... the pure Virgin cried in grief, 'O most sweet Child, how is it that Thou diest lawlessly. How is it that Thou Who, has suspended all the earth upon the floods of waters, art now Thyself, suspended from the Tree. O most merciful Benefactor, do not leave me, Thy Mother and handmaid, alone.'" … [Read more...]

Filippino Lippi … [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/thecrescat/2009/03/2116.html

the longest forty days…

... I am busting at the seams to rant and rave cannonball style about the stimulus money and our new improved nationalized socialized marginalized nation... yay change! But I am respectfully holding it all till the end of Lent and Pascha being true to my commitment to use Blog only for edifying Lenten art. However, I will say this... I'm with Rush when I say I hope Obama's plan for our nation fails. … [Read more...]

another ad campaign on mass transit…

... Forty-five New Yorkers who have lost their faith in the flailing economy want to put their trust in God - and are responding to subway ads to become friars through a Midtown-based Franciscan community, the Holy Name Province. [source] … [Read more...]

Master of the St. Bartholomew Altar … [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/thecrescat/2009/03/2119.html

michael pacher…

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Flemish Master c.15 century … [Read more...]

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/thecrescat/2009/03/2121.html

I never knew…

... this Lent I decided to try a little something different. For the next forty days I am praying, not for myself, but for other people... I think they are called "enemies". I learned something about myself... I don't like a lot of people. sad. … [Read more...]

Christ at the Column…

Hans Memling … [Read more...]


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