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 fifth Sunday of Lent, Year C. It is part of the Lectionary Art Series.
Hymn Suggestions for this Sunday for more information about the readings and seasonal notes about this day, and links to other weeks.
Christ and the Woman Taken in Adultery - Bruege
Artist: Pieter Brueghel the Elder (1526/1530–1569
Christ at Rest
Artist: Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543. Christ at Rest, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN.
Christ with the Woman Taken in Adultery, by Guercino
Artist: Guercino (1591–1666)
/Christ and the AdulteressWhen he meets the Adulteress, Jesus writes: "He that is without sin". Based on a painting by Pieter Bruegel the Elder, in the Courtauld Institute Galleries, London (The Princes Gate Collection, 9), 1565,
Artist: Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564–1638)
A Road in the Wilderness
Artist: .Julia Maudlin
Christ and the adulterous woman
About: Rodolpho Bernardelli: Cristo e a mulher adúltera, mármore, 1881, Museu Nacional de Belas Artes
The Unfaithful Wife
Artist: JESUS MAFA. The unfaithful wife, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN
Christ and the woman taken in adultery, by Rembrandt
Artist: Rembrandt (1606–1669)