Tuesday, May 29, 2012

The Visitation

“How can this be, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?” Luke 1:43

The Feast of the Visitation (May 31st) is a perfect example of friendship. Here two great and holy women have incredible and amazing news to share. Mary and Elizabeth rush to be together and their human love for one another escapes from their hearts and becomes a united prayer of love and gratitude to God. They recognize that the holiness, the goodness, and the joy of their friendship comes from God alone and together they celebrate the miracle of the beginnings of new life welling up within their bodies.  Life seems inexplicably beautiful.

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  1. Anne, what a delightful picture. I just love it! Thank you!

  2. Do you know the artist and where I can purchase a picture?