It's my Wife's birthday today and she asked me to treat her with a visit to the national gallery of art. Some girls want Birthday cards and diamond rings, but mine will settle for the gift of a visit to something artistic in nature. Being an artist I don't mind that at all even though … Continue reading ART: The Taking Of Christ By Caravaggio (1602)
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay The following is a Poem I wrote this evening. It's a private meditation where I am daring to imagine what Jesus would say to all of us. He is always among us, but do we recognize Him? Do we ever take notice of Him? AMONG YOUA poem by Stephen McElligott … Continue reading Poem: Among You
Why do I like it? I love the sorrow and humility in it. I see myself as every character in the painting. At one point in my life, I was like Christ the betrayed, then the betrayer, and sometimes the soldiers. But there is another character I see myself as.