Reflecting on the Visitation through art…

Posted May 31, 2019 4:19 pm by Editor

Reflecting on the Visitation through art…

Art enables us to engage in visio divina, a visual contemplation of the Scripture. Each artist attempts to capture particular details and when we put a few works side by side, we can contrast them to discover the elements of the story they emphasized and illuminated. Raphael draws out the connection to John the Baptist, adding another element of narrative with Jesus’ Baptism occurring in the background…

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