Mary Through The Eyes of The Orient

Illustrating the Spread of Christianity through ancient and modern images of Mary in China and Japan. Though the delicate watercolor of a Madonna and Child is among oldest visual evidences of Christianity in the Far East, the museum had prosaically dubbed it "catalog number 116027." For decades, it sat in a dimly lit case, cracked… Continue reading Mary Through The Eyes of The Orient

Inspiring Masterpieces Celebrate The Presentation of Jesus

The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple(Luke 2:22- 40)-February 2 the young-the old observance-prophecy + Pope Francis said the Presentation is “a meeting between the young full of joy in observing the Law of the Lord and the elderly full of joy by the action of the Holy Spirit.” “It is a singular meeting between observance and prophecy,” … Continue reading Inspiring Masterpieces Celebrate The Presentation of Jesus