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Horse and Female Rider

Period: Tang dynasty (618–907)

Date: 7th century

Culture: China

Medium: Unfired clay with pigment

This painted clay figure likely comes from Astana, Xinjiang, in the far northwest of China. 28 more words

Garud, the Divine Carrier: a Sculpting and a Sketch

Last weekend, I and my husband headed to Mahabalipuram, a town supposed to have been built during the 7th century. It is just an hour’s drive from Chennai, where we live. 122 more words

Sketches And Photographs

Easter Peace, Easter Gladness

The day of resurrection has dawned on us,
the day of true light and life,
in which Christ, the life of believers,
arose from the dead. 70 more words

A Passion Blessing

May the almighty Lord,
who bore the reproach of the cross,
bless all this family present here.
Amen.

May he, who hung on the tree, 58 more words

Christian Prayer

Forgive and Correct

O Lord our God,
forgive our sins
and correct our mideeds.
Direct our actions
and inspire us
with thoughts
pleasing to you.
Purify our consciences… 49 more words

Christian Prayer

Willibrord: A Saint Enmeshed in Politics

Around 716, Saint Willibrord, the Northumbrian-born bishop of Frisia, faced a difficult choice as Francia was embroiled in civil war: whose side should he choose in this high-stakes family fight over an inheritance? 705 more words

Middle Ages

Prayer for the Seventh Sunday after Epiphany

O God,
author of peace,
may we be so held in the bonds of love,
that those who are peaceful may remain in peace,
and that those who differ may be reconciled by your mercy; 39 more words

Christian Prayer