Look to the star, call upon Mary!
This blog is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary. Here you find short reflections, thoughts and articles about the glorious Mother of God.
Monday, May 22, 2006
Mary in art: a procession
This picture (detail) by the Dutch artist Nico Jungmann (1872-1935) depicts the people of Volendam entering their parish church in procession. They have just returned home from a pilgrimage to the famous German shrine Kevelaer, where the Virgin Mary is venerated as 'Consoler of the Afflicted'.