Pictures for the 2nd Sunday in Advent, Year C (6 December 2015)


This is a small selection of free-use illustrations, photographs or images based on the readings and prayers/propers in the Roman Catholic lectionary for the second Sunday in Advent, Year C.  It is part of the Lectionary Art Series.

See Hymn Suggestions for this Sunday for more information about the readings and seasonal notes about this day, and links to other weeks.



Classical

Zechariah and John the Baptist

Georgian frescoes and inscriptions from Holy Cross Monastery in Jerusalem.




Source:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Holy_Cross_Monastery_in_Jerusalem._Georgian_frescoes_01.JPG
Artist:      Unknown


St. John the Baptist Preaching



Source:     https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mengs,_Hl._Johannes_der_T%C3%A4ufer.jpg
Artist:      Anton Raphael Mengs (1728–1779)



Saint John the Baptist and the Pharisees



Source:     https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Brooklyn_Museum_-_Saint_John_the_Baptist_and_the_Pharisees_(Saint_Jean-Baptiste_et_les_pharisiens)_-_James_Tissot_-_overall.jpg
Artist:      James Tissot (1836–1902)


Contemporary

The Preaching of St John



Artist:     Jim Padgett, courtesy of Sweet Publishing, Ft. Worth, TX, and Gospel Light, Ventura, CA. Copyright 1984. Released under new license, CC-BY-SA 3.0

Source:     https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gospel_of_Luke_Chapter_3-1_(Bible_Illustrations_by_Sweet_Media).jpg


Lugnaquilla, in the Wicklow Mountains - "every mountain and hill be laid low"



Source:     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Lugnaquilla_from_Glenmalure.jpg
Artist:      Joe King
License:    Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported



Line Art


Prepare ye the Way of the Lord






Source:     https://pixabay.com/en/purple-background-violet-structure-465931/  (background)


Peace sign



Source:     https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Peace_button.svg



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