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For the Feast of the Dedication of the Basilica of St Mary Major ("Our Lady of the Snows"), a lovely Flemish Annunciation by Franz Francken II from the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago. The vividness of the color is enhanced by the oil paints being applied not to wood or canvas, but copper.
From St Alban's Cathedral (St Albans, England), a detail from the Annunciation window:
Sister Mary Lou Winters, FSP over in the UK has designed a lovely two-sided holy card to help promote the Angelus. Download the pdf file...
As far as I have been able to tell, this Annunciation is by Margaret A. Rope, a British Carmelite nun (Sister Margaret of the Mother of G...
Previously posted on March 19, 2014 For the feast of St. Joseph (Thursday), Mary probably wouldn't mind a bit if we tweaked the Angelu...