The Annunciation Through New Eyes

Modern artist cast a new light on the Annunciation and reach a new generation who are perhaps turned off by some sentimental, pious art.     Gottfried Helnwein     The Annunciation is celebrated on March 25th.The artistic tradition continues through hundreds, why even thousands of years because modern artists are still fascinated by Mary…… Continue reading The Annunciation Through New Eyes

The Annunciation Through The Eyes Of Modern Artists

Modern artist cast a new light on the Annunciation and reach a new generation who are perhaps turned off by some sentimental, pious art.         Gottfried Helnwein The Annunciation is celebrated on March 25th.The artistic tradition continues through hundreds, why even thousands of years because modern artists are still fascinated by Mary…… Continue reading The Annunciation Through The Eyes Of Modern Artists

Pope Francis Catecheses on the Family: Pray!

 On  Wednesday, March 25, in the Church the Annunciation,  Pope Francis celebrated the Incarnation as Archangel Gabriel visited the humble Maiden of Nazareth and  announced she would conceive and give birth to the Son of God.  The pope incorporated this feast day into his Wednesday address as he continued his course of catechesis on the family…… Continue reading Pope Francis Catecheses on the Family: Pray!

The Annunciation Through New Eyes

“And in the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God into a city of Galilee, called Nazareth, To a virgin espoused to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary. And the angel being come in, said unto her: Hail, full of grace, the…… Continue reading The Annunciation Through New Eyes

Modern Artists Capture the Annunciation

The Annunciation is celebrated on March25th.The artistic tradition continues through hundreds, why even thousands of years because modern artists are still fascinated by Mary and her encounter with the angel Gabriel. There are so many moments to capture her initial shock, fear, sense of awe and wonder, questions, acceptance and final glorious in filling by…… Continue reading Modern Artists Capture the Annunciation