"Why do you stand looking up toward heaven?"

Posted May 29, 2017 4:25 am by Maria K.

The picture I took of an altarpiece at the Louvre three years ago didn’t focus clearly enough, but this image I found via Google gives you the idea (the page didn’t give me any details about artist or location, sorry)… But you can see the feet of Christ rising up into the air, and Mary and the apostles watching him go. I had never seen the Ascension depicted that way before, and it made me laugh out loud.And I imagine the two men in white being similarly amused as they stood near the group and asked, “Why do you stand

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