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My Grateful Heart

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the throne of God. 473 more words



“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 333 more words


From the Collection: The Annuciation by Hendrick Goltzius

The current exhibition in the European works on paper rotation space (on view until July 30) is Alluring Artifice: Mannerism in the Sixteenth Century. The show features 30 prints that explore Mannerism, a movement that emerged in European art around 1510–20 and lasted until about 1600. 1,325 more words


Bowie’s Bargain: A Rock Star’s Venetian Masterpiece

The late David Bowie was not one of my favorite entertainers. I know, I know, many of you are now pointing at me on your side of the screen and shouting, “Blasphemy!” but there it is. 871 more words


संस्कार – The Indian way of MANNERISM.

Sanskar – the ethos in the Indian Mythology. It is what the Indians call their way of behaving. It is the way the elders react and approach situations – be it normal or abnormal. 286 more words

Expectations Life

Wordless Wednesday

Arcimboldo, Giuseppe. Summer. 1563. Oil on canvas. Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.