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 fourth Sunday of Easter, 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 as the Good Shepherd
Artist: unknown artist from Lower Bavaria, 1750
The Good Shepherd - Fox
Artist: Robert Atkinson Fox (1860-1935)
"The Good Shepherd" by Bernhard Plockhorst
Artist: Bernhard Plockhorst (1825–1907)
Shepherd with grazing sheep
Good ShepherdStained glass at St John the Baptist's Anglican Church , Ashfield, New South Wales. Illustrates Jesus' description of himself "I am the Good Shepherd" (from the Gospel of John, chapter 10, verse 11). This version of the image shows the detail of his face.
The Good Shepherd - Waiting for the Word
Crozier - the shepherd's staff