Watch: An artist discusses Ash Wednesday and how it informs a work of art that he made for The Young Messiah

Watch: An artist discusses Ash Wednesday and how it informs a work of art that he made for The Young Messiah February 10, 2016

youngmessiah-artist

Today is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent on the western Christian calendar, so the YouTube account for The Young Messiah has uploaded a new video in which artist Christopher Gonzales-Aden discusses how he used ash and charcoal to create a new portrait of Jesus based on the upcoming film. Check it out below the jump.

Here is the video:

The Young Messiah comes to theatres thirty days from now, on March 11.

Check out earlier trailers and other videos here:

"Mark 3:21, 31: "When his family heard about this, they went to take charge of ..."

The Chosen starts shooting its second ..."
"Where do you get the idea that Jesus' mother and brothers were there to intervene ..."

The Chosen starts shooting its second ..."
"This was a refreshing read. I'm an average fan of Hellboy but I'm also a ..."

Doug Jones on Hellboy and Christianity.
"Great interview! One thing I've wondered since watching Season 1 is why they didn't include ..."

Interview: The Chosen writer-director Dallas Jenkins ..."

Browse Our Archives