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I love this image because with the map of the world across Simeon it makes me think of the passage, "Behold this child is set for the fall, and for the resurrection of many in Israel, and for a sign which shall be contradicted" from starrymantle.blog...
Andrei Rublev. The prototype for this icon was the mysterious appearance of the Holy Trinity in the form of three travelers to Abraham and Sarah under the oak of Mamre. The Church specifically chose this particular icon because it most fully expresses the dogma of the Holy Trinity: the three angels are depicted in equal dignity, symbolizing the triunity and equality of all three Persons.
Christ heals the blind man. I love this painting, and have a copy of it in my home. By American artist, Walter Rane (b. 1949) who begin his career as primarily a book and magazine illustrator but now specializes in religious art.
Espetacular! O Museu de Arte de São Paulo (Masp) recebe a partir do dia 2 de agosto uma mostra com obras de Michelangelo Amerighi, o Caravaggio (Caravaggio, 1576 – Porto Ercole, 1610). A curadoria fica por conta dos curadores Fábio Magalhães (Brasil) e Rossella Vodret (Itália).