Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Scripture Tattoos

This is but a small selection from the collection that I found on the website

Monday, May 23, 2011

Spiritual art: Soul to God

From the website: "Soul to is a unique, affordable art service that creates beautiful, inspirational, spiritual art you will love and treasure for years to come. We specialize in creating art just for you featuring personal service, gifts and memorial art. We can put you, or someone you love in a beautiful spiritual setting within the art! Our goal is to create a spiritually meaningful work of art that acts like a silent prayer for you. Every time you look at it, we’d like you to feel uplifted and blessed."

Monday, May 16, 2011

Christian Art: Warner Sallman

This man was a genius. He painted THE Head of Christ that is now seen everywhere but besides that he made some other magnificent works. A brief selection follows.

 Head of Christ

 The Lord is my Shepherd

 Christ in Gethsemane

Christ at Heart's Door


Saturday, May 14, 2011

Pole dancing for Jesus

Credit to whom credit is due, I found this one on another blog, the one by Scott Bailey, called Scotteriology. You can find it here: It is akin to this blog but has a slightly different accent. It is well worth checking out and I am always impressed with the fact that he manages to keep coming up with stuff.

Saint Anthony frames

A Catholic superstar today, Saint Anthony of Padua, a thirteen century saint who really should have been patron saint of frames on walls. Good thing the Catholics put aureoles on saints, making them look like astronauts!

Kickass, they even have action figures!

So, I got curious and wondered why there is a lily in almost each of these depictions. A website devoted to this saint soon answered my query: "The lily represents St. Anthony's purity and his battle against the demon since childhood." (