. So many desire to display The vanity of our imagined glory . It is easy to miss The gold that we are offered . The child around whom This whole world turns. . Adoration of the Magi - Botticelli
Inspiring Paintings – Apelles, and spiritual nakedness
Apelles, a painter from Ancient Greece (c. 4th century B.C.) is fascinating looking backwards in time, as it were, because we see in his work the models that influenced the much better known works of Renaissance painters like Botticelli and Raphael. Look at these parallels for example: Botticelli's famous work The Birth of Venus comes … Continue reading Inspiring Paintings – Apelles, and spiritual nakedness
More Than Light
. That God Could be present . In a baby Blessing with light . All who need To know . More than simple Spirit’s sight. . 'The Mystical Nativity', Botticelli
Nothing Casual About Silence
Alert Though at rest . There is nothing Casual about silence . Wrapped in the armour Of peace . We are prepared For whatever . That time We must face. . 'Fortitude' by Botticelli
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