Is there anyone who understandsWhat it is to hold God in your hands?And who on earth can knowWhat it is to watch God grow?Only the Blessed Virgin,and Joseph her most chaste spouse! What a lively faith it takesTo know this Child, the Author of Grace.And to remember the reverence dueTo this Boy who is obedient […]
This is a painting of Schnebly Hill, in the area of Sedona Ariz. Yes, I’ve been on that cliff, it is beautiful from up there. This one is willed to Sr.M.Jacinta who is now located at a parish near there.
By F. Geckle I grew upon a rocky hillDespised by all who passed me byTheir loathing causes me no stingFor I once crowned a King My branches, cursed upon this earthTo sinful man as thorny fruitOf his daily sweat and toiling To one day crown a King. He made me, lowly creature, knowing thatMy thorns, […]
The Crucifix Terra Cotta Sculpture 18 inches My son was leaving for school. I had packed his bag and books. My heart was breaking. I wanted to give him a special gift, so I sculpted this Crucifix for him to take. The clay was barely dry when he left.
FATHER FORGIVE THEM 24 X 36 Oil on Canvas As a child and into my adult life, I have never been a fan of blood–to the degree that I have flat-out fainted at the sight! Yet, as a Catholic, I was taught to honor images of the Crucifixion and was often asked to paint them. […]
This is the same farm on both paintings, from the house side , then from the barn side. It is dark as in the evening. In the house picture, you see the grandparents,(she is calling for supper) and my father & his brother are playing. In the barn pic, it is the parents giving the […]
By C. Crochet How silent and how sad,That moment of grief,When the Virgin most pure and sweetHeld the disfigured body of her Son.Those pierced hands, those wounded feet.O, abyss of grief! At the cross she made a prayerThat she would die and He be spared.Alas, He did not hear her prayer,So now He’s dead and […]