Category Archives: Religious Art

Images for the Fourth Sunday of Easter -2014

Readings: Acts 2: 42-47, Psalm 23, 1 Peter 2: 19-25 and John 10: 1-10. Frequently called ‘Good Shepherd’ Sunday since the gospel reading for the Fourth Sunday always comes from John 10 which is all images surrounding Jesus being the … Continue reading

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Images for the Third Sunday of Easter

Readings: Acts 2: 14a, 36-41, Psalm 116, 1 Peter 1: 17-23, and Luke 24: 13-35 The Luke reading is the ‘Walk to Emmaus’ text which is very familiar and very well represented in art. Here are some selections:

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Images for the Second Sunday of Easter

The primary text for this Sunday is John 20: 19-31 where Jesus first appears to the rest of the disciples and then a second time when Thomas is present. Known by a lot of people as the ‘doubting Thomas’ story … Continue reading

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Images for Easter

There are a multitude of images of the resurrection out there, but here are a few

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Images for Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, and Good Friday

I’m returning to this project after a short break where I was doing a series that didn’t line up with the lectionary readings over lent. ┬áThere are a lot of images for this part of Holy Week and depending on … Continue reading

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Images for Transfiguration Sunday, Ash Wednesday and the First Sunday of Lent

Forgot to get Transfiguration Sunday, this year from Matthew’s Gospel, out so it is a combined post with a lot of images: Transfiguration Sunday The initial reading is Moses being called up the mountain to receive the Ten Commandments, the … Continue reading

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Images for the Seventh Sunday after Epiphany

This is another week where some of the linkages artistically are more difficult, since it is Jesus talking about loving enemies, going the second mile, turning the other cheek. There may be images out there that reflect this but I … Continue reading

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Images for the Sixth Sunday After Epiphany, Lectionary 6A

Continuing in the Sermon on the Mount where Jesus interprets the commandments. The ideas for many of these images come out of the images in my copy of Luther’s Small Catechism around the fifth, sixth and eighth commandments     … Continue reading

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Images for the Fifth Sunday After Epiphany, Lectionary 5A

It is more abstract this week, if you want images for the Sermon on the Mount in General look back at the Fourth Sunday after Epiphany. This week is Matthew 5: 13-20: Jesus telling the disciples they are the salt … Continue reading

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Images for the Fourth Sunday After Epiphany

This is the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount      

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