Posts Tagged ‘Picturing Mary’

“Picturing Mary” in our Lenten and Easter Journeys

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

At the heart of Sandro Botticelli’s Madonna of the Book is the sadness that pervades the face of Mary as she looks on the child Jesus in her arms. Her hand rests on the Bible, which has already announced that the Messiah would be the suffering servant of God. The painter intends us to see […] [Read more]