Pictures for Pentecost Sunday, 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  Pentecost Sunday, 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.


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
Source:    .Wikimedia
Artist:     Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680)

Tongues of fire descend on the apostles at Pentecost

Source:   Wikimedia
Artist:    Unknown 


Сашэсце Святога Духа - Descent of the Holy Spirit

Source:   Wikimedia
Artist:     Unknown - between 1850 and 1900

Renew the Face of the Earth - "The Blue Marble"

Source:    A photograph of the Earth taken on December 7, 1972 - NASA
Artist:     The crew of the Apollo 17 spacecraft


Artist:     Jesus MAFA project, 1973

Line Art


Source:    Wikimedia


Source:   Flickr

Celtic-knot flame

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