Carrying the cross of Christ.
 Loire, Gabriel, 1904-1996

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Title:Carrying the cross of Christ
Notes:Although the figure carrying the cross represents Simon of Cyrene, the power of the image reminds us of Christ's admonition to take up the cross and follow him. Photo by Lawrence OP.
Artist:Loire, Gabriel, 1904-1996
Building:St. Mary's Cathedral
Country:United Kingdom

Scripture:Matthew 10:24-39
Matthew 16:21-28
Matthew 26:14-27:66
Lectionary links:AProp07
General Subject:Cross
Passion of Jesus Christ: Carrying the Cross

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Attribution:Loire, Gabriel, 1904-1996. Carrying the cross of Christ, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved June 23, 2024]. Original source:
Record Number:55872 Last Updated: 2022-07-20 17:28:43 Record Created: 2014-04-16 13:37:07
Institution:Vanderbilt University Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition