Mahadevi, the Great Goddess Date: ca. 1725 Culture: India (Rajasthan, Bikaner) Medium: Ink, opaque watercolor, and silver on paper
Any mental picture of your life that focuses on past sins is a lie and comes from the devil. Jesus loves you and has forgiven your sins, so there is no room for having a downcast spirit. Whatever persuades you otherwise is a truly a waste of time. It also something that offends the heart of our very tender Lover. On the other hand, if the mental picture of your life is what it can be or could be, then it comes from God. St Padre Pio in a letter to Maria Gargani 8/26/1916
And let's feed and care for those unwanted precious babies! Mother Teresa once said, “How can there be too many children? That is like saying there are too many flowers.” Do you agree with Mother Teresa? If you do, help us defend
The Loeser Master's "St. Clare" (GMOA was on view as part of the exhibition "Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy" at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, Tennessee, Oct.