He found in prayer and meditation a new source of mortification. Each morning, on rising, he passed an hour in prayer, and at night, before retiring to rest, he spent one or two hours on his knees in holy converse with his God...
Guardian Angel, please don't leave us in our time of need.
Ó meu divino Jesus, que me tirastes do cativeiro do demônio, bendito sejais! Livrai-me sempre dos seus artifícios, da mal entendida...
Artist: Henry Ossawa Tanner Title: Christ and His Mother Studying Scripture Medium: Painting- oil on canvas Dimensions: 123.83 cm X 101.6 cm Location: Dallas Museum of Art
Bela Čikoš Sesija, (1864-1931): Sepultura de Jesús.
By James Seward
7 oktober: Onze-lieve-vrouwe van de Rozenkrans. | October 7th: Our Lady of the Rosary. | Statue depicting Our Lady of the Rosary of Fátima. | Pilgrimage church on top of Mount Freuden in the community of Moosburg, Carinthia, Austria. | Photo CC BY-SA 3.0 AT: Johann Jaritz. | http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Saturday_Devotions#mediaviewer/File:Freudenberg_F%C3%A1tima1_01.jpg
Peter Paul Rubens - Assumption of the Devine and Holy Virgin Mary, 1611
Judith's brocant, grootmoederstijd en tips, religieuze prentjes - Hyves.nl
hetkatholiekegeloof - Heilige Maria.
This Madonna & Child by Bradi Barth has wonderful symbolism. The bushes in front of them are dead, but as she passes them, they burst into life. So beautiful.