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 Pentecost Sunday, Year C. It is part of the Lectionary Art Series.
Hymn Ssggestions for this Sunday for more information about the readings and seasonal notes about this day, and links to other weeks.
Pentecost - Panel from the Maesta Altarpiece of Siena
Artist: Duccio, di Buoninsegna, d. 1319
Descent of the Holy Spirit
Artist: Greco (1541?-1614)
Dove of the Holy Spirit - Bernini
Location: In the apse of Saint Peter's Basilica
Artist: Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680)
Tongues of fire descend on the apostles at Pentecost.
Сашэсце Святога Духа - Descent of the Holy Spirit
Artist: .Unknown - between 1850 and 1900
Renew the Face of the Earth - "The Blue Marble"
Source: A famous photograph of the Earth taken on December 7, 1972: http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/115334main_image_feature_329_ys_full.jpg
Artist: The crew of the Apollo 17 spacecraft
Artist: Jesus MAFA project, 1973
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Linecons_flame.svg .