Behold Your Mother
Lent is the season of the Church year, during which we particularly turn to the Blessed Virgin Mary as Our Lady of Sorrows- Our Sorrowful ...
Crucifix (detail) by CIMABUE
Page of Crucifix (detail) by CIMABUE in the Web Gallery of Art, a searchable image collection and database of European painting, sculpture and architecture (200-1900)
“Joy of All Who Sorrow” Icon of the Mother of God
The wonderworking “Joy of All Who Sorrow” Icon of the Mother of God was glorified in the year 1688. Euphymia, the sister of Patriarch Joachim (1674-1690), lived at Moscow and suffered from an incurable illness for a long time. One morning during a time of prayer she heard a voice say,…
Will Suffering, Struggle, Failure and Pain Make us Bitter or Better? - Living Faith - Home & Family - News - Catholic Online
I know indeed how to live in humble circumstances; I know also how to live with abundance. In every circumstance and in all things I have learned the secret of being well fed and of going hungry, of ...
Mother of God – Christian Art
“Mother of God” . A Byzantine artistic impression of the Blessed Virgin Mary holding in her arms Christ crucified upon His cross, portraying her maternal suffering.