Pictures for the Feast of Christ the King, Year A


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 Feast of Christ the King, Year A.  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

The Seven Acts of Mercy

Source:    https://www.artbible.info/art/large/690.html
Artist:      Pieter Aertsen (c 1508 – 1575)



Good Works, detail from The Dying Man

Source:    http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=56148
Artist:     Lucas Cranach (1472-1553)




Last Judgement

Source:   http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=47755
Artist:     fra Angelico (ca. 1400-1455)
License:  Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial ShareAlike 3.0 License





Christ divides the sheep from the kids / Cristo divide le pecore dai capretti

Source:    Wikimedia
Artist:      Unknown, 6th century mosiac in Basilica of Saint Apollinare Nuovo, Italy





Landscape with Shepherd and Sheep

Source:   http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=51139
Artist:     Anton Mauve (1838-1888)
License:  Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial ShareAlike 3.0 License



Contemporary

For I was Hungry .. Matt 25:35-36

Source:    MaxPixel
Artist:      Background Unknown.   Layout by LiturgyTools.net





The Last Judgement - word cloud of Matt 25:31-46

Source:    Created by www.LiturgyTools.net
License:  Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial ShareAlike 3.0 License




Line Art

The Judgement

Source:    http://www.creationism.org/books/BibleInPictures/Bible40Mat25_34-37.htm
Artist:      From "The Bible in Pictures - The New Bible Symbols" by M. Bihn & J. Bealings, published in 1922 by The John A. Hertel Company



And they will go away to eternal punishment, and the virtuous to eternal life

Source:    http://catholic-resources.org/Nadal/099.jpg
Artist:      Jerome Nadal (1507-1580)





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