Pictures for the feast of the Ascension, 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 the Ascension of the Lord, 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.


Christ Appears to the Disciples on the Mountain in Galilee

Artist:        Duccio, di Buoninsegna, d. 1319
License:     Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial ShareAlike 3.0 License

Ascension of Christ

Artist:     Andrea Mantegna (1431-1506)

The Ascension - Copley

Artist:      John Singleton Copley (1738-1815)

Ascension from the Rabbula Gospels

Artist:      Unknown, circa 566


The mission to the world

Artist:      Jesus MAFA project

Jesus Ascending

Artist:      Unknown

Line Art

Ascension - decorative panel

Source:    Flickr
Artist:      Unknown

Christ Ascending - line drawing

Source:    Flickr
Artist:      Unknown

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