A Restorative Work of Art for Easter

In preparation for Palm Sunday, I shared A Devastating Work of Art for Holy Week. The painting I focused on is the central panel of the Isenheim Altarpiece, painted by Matthias Grunewald in France, in the year 1515. Grunewald was commissioned to depict Jesus in a way that was uniquely relatable to the patients of Isenheim, … Continue reading A Restorative Work of Art for Easter

Run to the Empty Tomb My Friends (Scripture Impressions and Digressions)

From His arrest in the garden to the burial of Jesus in the tomb of the Arimathean, it seemed like darkness was winning. The first Good Friday felt like anything but good. Jesus' followers went into hiding. The women who had been at the cross, including His own mother, had entered the Jewish process of … Continue reading Run to the Empty Tomb My Friends (Scripture Impressions and Digressions)