7 Sacred Images of Holy Week

The next few days are the holiest of the liturgical year. Please join me in contemplating seven beautiful works by a few of my favorite artists. These masterpieces bring the events of Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday to life.

The Taking of Christ, Caravaggio

The Taking of Christ, Caravaggio

 

The Denial of St. Peter

The Denial of St. Peter, Caravaggio

 

Christ at the Column

Christ at the Column, Caravaggio

 

 

The Crucifixion of Jesus

The Crucifixion of Jesus, Diego Velazquez

 

Descent from the Cross, Peter Paul Rubens

Descent from the Cross, Peter Paul Rubens

 

The Entombment of Christ, El Greco

The Entombment of Christ, El Greco

 

The Resurrection of Christ and the Women at the Tomb, Fra Angelico

The Resurrection of Christ and the Women at the Tomb, Fra Angelico

 

To see more images of Holy Week, visit my Holy Week Pinterest board.

May your Holy Week be blessed and your Easter joyful! He is risen, Alleluia!

 

 

 

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