Pictures for the 3rd Sunday in Advent, Year C

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 third Sunday (Gaudete 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.


Preaching of St John the Baptist

Source:     Wikimedia
Artist:      Domenico Ghirlandaio (1449–1494)

Saint John the Baptist Preaching to the Masses in the Wilderness

Source:   Wikimedia 
Artist:    Pieter Brueghel the Younger (1564–1638)


Third Sunday of Advent

Zephaniah 3:17

Rejoice!  Aka chapter 16 of the Book of Exodus.

Source:   Wikipedia
Artist:     Biblical illustrations by Jim Padgett, courtesy of Sweet Publishing, Ft. Worth, TX, and Gospel Light, Ventura, CA


Line Art

Rejoice / Sing and Shout for Joy


Colour Icon - Pink


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