Le grand arcane hermétique suivant Basile Valentin, lithography, from book; Éliphas Lévi. Histoire de la Magie. Paris : Germer Baillière, 1860. Page 0.408, Plate 17.
Landscape with lake - Konstantin Bogaevsky
Konstantin Bogaevsky, Night - 1922
Allusion - " My crown of thorns was woven of thoughts of my boy" (Alvarez 201). In the story Patria alludes to " crown of thorns" to describe the torment she has to suffer after Trujillo sent SIM to get her sisters, husband, and most importantly her son. Early on in the story Patria had already gone suffering with one of her children when she gave birth to a stillborn.
Introibo Ad Altare Dei
Jusepe de Ribera, Descent from the Cross · Pietà (1630s). Church of Saint-Pierre-de-Montmartre, Paris
The Pieta 1626 - Daniele Crespi
Mary was always there for him.
"Jesus of Nazareth" (1977) Franco Zeffirelli; Robert Powell in Crucifixion
Miraculous image of the Child Jesus— A monk on the desert is reported to have taken a picture of the Holy Eucharist while exposed. Upon developing the film, this image of the child Jesus appeared. Sometime later, Jesus told this same monk that he would “”I promise to send my blessings and my peace to each home where this image is found.” Look at that sweet face! Jesus I Love You and place my Trust in YOU! :D