VISUAL THEOLOGY


Ascension of Christ, Study for stained glass window, ca. 1875-1884; 19th century, Edward Burne-Jones (British, Birmingham 1833 - 1898 London), watercolor and gouache, gold paint, and graphite sheet: 13 1/8 x 6 1/8 in. (33.3 x 15.5 cm) ■ Inscriptions: Inscription in graphite at upper right on recto of original mount: "It was originally for window. He square [sic] separated the cartoon of Damned in wings and [indecipherable] as above shown. -- MW" Inscription in graphite at upper right on verso of original mount: "Angel on a book or book box for [indecipherable]" Inscription in graphite at lower left on verso of original mount: "Brown [indecipherable]" Inscricption in graphite on old mount [now in folder].

Y entonces uno se queda con la Iglesia, que me ofrece lo único que debe ofrecerme la Iglesia: el conocimiento de que ya estamos salvados –porque esa es la primera misión de la Iglesia, el anunciar la salvación gracias a Jesucristo- y el camino para alcanzar la alegría, pero sin exclusividades de buen pastor, a través de esa maravilla que es la confesión y los sacramentos. La Iglesia, sin partecitas.

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