Lent Devotional: Raphael’s Transfiguration

This Lent Devotional focuses on Raphael’s Transfiguration. Just follow the link to find an analysis of the painting and a contemplation on the spiritual implications of the work. Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, commonly known as Raphael, was one of the greatest artists of the High Italian Renaissance. In this work he graphically portrays one of the most […]

Lent Devotional: Assereto’s Christ Healing the Blind Man

Assereto's Christ Healing the Blind Man

This Lent Devotional focuses on Assereto’s Christ Healing the Blind Man. Just follow the link to find an analysis of the painting and a contemplation on the spiritual implications of the work. Assereto was an Italian painter who was active in Genoa in the first half of the 17th century. This work features a dramatic […]

Lent Devotional: Duccio’s, Temptation of Christ

This Lent Devotional features Duccio’s Temptation of Christ. When you follow the link (highlighted text), you will find both an analysis of the work, and a contemplation on the spiritual implications of the painting. Originally this painting was part of the Maesta, a complicated altarpiece painted for the Cathedral in sienna. You can read more […]

Lent – Penitence and Preparation

Although many Christian traditions no longer observe Lent, I’ve found preparing for the celebration of Easter deepens the experience. Combining my research in art with Lent I’ve created a Visual Lent Devotional. I’d like to invite you to join me on my journey, exploring the Art of Christ’s Passion. These devotionals will begin on Ash […]