Favorite Christmas Card?
December 24, 2009 1 Comment
By now you probably have a collection of Christmas cards from people thinking of you during this season of celebration.
Do you have a favorite card? Can you describe it? How does it speak to you? Please leave your comment.
Today we received a card featuring the beautiful detail of “Madonna and Child” painted by the Florentine artist Filippino Lippi (ca. 1485). The image to the right shows more of the detail than is included on the card.
Mary’s vestments reflect the honor due her as one chosen by God for her unique role in history, rather than for any special respect she enjoyed among her peers.