“Eli, Eli, lema sabachthani?” Charcoal and pencil, 3 hrs. “I often wonder at the Lord’s last moments on the cross. One night my pencil seemed to be on fire as I pondered Matthew 27:46. How overwhelming his grief must have been to cause him to say this. May our Lenten journey this year draw us […]
Agony in the Garden of Gethsemane, as depicted at the Shrine of Christ’s Passion in St. John, Indiana. Submitted by Denise. You might also like these Holy Thursday links: The Living Presence of the Heart of God Washing Feet Holy Thursday at Okusijoni 3-Minute Retreat: The Lord’s Supper
“I see God in the traditions of our Holy Catholic Church and when experiencing Holy Week.” Submitted by Justin Casalandra.
“One happens on this crucifix as a surprise. It is ’round a bend at the end of the Memorial Walk at St. Pius X Parish in Tucson, AZ. It is larger than life-size and is striking in its simplicity and starkness—and very moving. This picture was taken just after Palm Sunday, and someone had put […]
“His sacrifice saved me. No greater love than this.” Submitted by Arlyn P. Gatmaitan. You might also like Arts & Faith: Lent.
“Beautiful sunrise at the San Alfonso Retreat House, Long Branch, NJ.” Submitted by Jennifer Smith. Pray during this holy season with the Ignatian Workout for Lent.
Today we celebrate the Annunciation of the Lord. Photo by Richard Milligan.
“Way of the Cross, St. Mary’s Church, Harborne, Birmingham, UK.” Submitted by Bernard Gallagher. Share an image from the Stations of the Cross at your church for possible use on Picturing God.
Cross with mountains in the distance. Photo by Scott Jayhawk Henry. Pray during this holy season with Arts & Faith: Lent or the Ignatian Workout for Lent.
“Burning of last year’s palms, remembering God and those who are no longer here with me. This Lent I will keep the fire going and scatter my ashes with fertile soil.” Submitted by Carlos León. Today is Ash Wednesday. Enter into the Lenten season with Ignatian resources for Lent.