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New for February 2020

February 1, 2020

New for February 2020

Ash Wednesday falls on the 26th of February this year. The new images I'm presenting from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection for this first month of the Season of Lent are three icons in a contemporary style by Cypriot Artist Charalambos Epaminonda depicting three key events of Holy Week leading up to the Crucifixion--the Triumphal Entry of Jesus into…

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New for January 2020

January 1, 2020

New for January 2020

As the twelve days of Christmas draw to a close, we look forward to celebrating the Feast of the Epiphany on January 6th, commemorating the visit of the Magi to the Christ Child. To mark the beginning of the New Year and a new decade, I have uploaded three images of the Wise Men from the Sacred Art Pilgrim…

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New for December 2019

December 1, 2019

New for December 2019

It's beginning to look alot like Christmas, and my featured works from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection for December are three nativity sets by African folk artists just uploaded to the Before the Marvel of this Night gallery of the Themes of Faith section. "Dino" Camordino Mustafa Jetha of Mozambique makes traditional psikelekedana carvings from soft cashew nut tree…

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New for November 2019

November 1, 2019

New for November 2019

As we prepare for the coming Season of Advent and Christmas, I have selected three artworks from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection depicting the opening scene in the drama of the Incarnation, when the Angel Gabriel appears to the Virgin Mary with the news she has been chosen by God to be the mother of the Messiah, the event…

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New for October 2019

October 1, 2019

New for October 2019

October is the time of year to celebrate the life of St. Francis of Assisi, whose feast day falls on the fourth of this month. My featured artworks from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection honoring the saint are a trio of portraits emphazing his humility, simplicity, and austerity of life.  French Artist Jean Eugene Bersier shows the proto-environmentalist holy…

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New for September 2019

September 1, 2019

New for September 2019

September is the time of year to turn our attention to the heavenly hosts as we celebrate the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels. My latest on-line art offerings from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection are three book plates with angels by Russian-Ukrainian Artist Konstantin Kalynovych, a post-modern master at creating enigmatic images of heavenly emissaries on mysterious…

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New for August 2019

August 1, 2019

New for August 2019

Forget soaring temperatures, overheated car engines, and beaches crowded with sun worshippers to ponder a soul-restoring pair of images this month from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection of the newly created World and the Garden of Eden, now on view on the In the Beginning page of the Old Testament Tales gallery of the Bible Stories & Parables section.…

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New for July 2019

July 6, 2019

New for July 2019

For the month of July, I have selected three images from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection depicting the Return of the Prodigal Son, the climactic moment in Christ's much-loved parable in the Gospel of Luke, when the wayward younger son is welcomed home in an fatherly embrace. Although these works, now on view in The Prodigal Son page in…

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New for June 2019

June 1, 2019

New for June 2019

For the month of June and the start of the summer season, I have selected three new images from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection of the much-loved biblical figure who makes us to "lie down in green pastures." The Good Shepherd is a favorite subject of artists around the world, depicted in a variety of ways in many different…

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New for May 2019

May 1, 2019

New for May 2019

May is the time of year to remember the Virgin Mary. The quartet of Marian-themed works from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection on display this month on The Magnificat page in the The Coming of Christ gallery of The Life of Christ section are the work of Ukrainian Greek Catholic women artists from the city of Lviv in West…

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New for April 2019

April 1, 2019

New for April 2019

As the Season of Lent continues into April, I have two sets of images of the Passion of Christ to present this month from two editions, printed 30 years apart, of French Writer Paul Claudel's 1911 poem cycle, La Chemin de la Croix. The first set of fourteen woodcuts of the Stations of the Cross (far left) was carved…

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New for March 2019

March 1, 2019

New for March 2019

Ash Wednesday falls this year on March 6. During the first four weeks of Lent, I will be featuring prints from the Sacred Art Pilgrim Collection depicting the Agony in the Garden, when Christ prayed in Gethsemane for the cup of his suffering to pass. A trio of works by artists from the German-speaking world all display the distortion…

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