Simeon Holding Christ Child – Angelico


A detail of a larger painting by Fra Angelico called The Presentation of Christ in the Temple. This lovely image shows the aged Simeon holding the infant Jesus Christ for the first time and rejoicing in the arrival of a Savior for mankind.

Collections: Jesus Christ

Category: Birth-Holy Family







Trending Catholic Art | September, 2016

Mary's Fiat
Annunciation – Angelico
+ Quick View
Mary Surrounded by Angels in Heaven
Assumption of the Virgin – Reni
+ Quick View
Christ's first miracle
Chief Steward at the Marriage of Cana – Veronese
+ Quick View
Popular Portrait of Jesus
Christ at 33 – Hofmann
+ Quick View

Jesus and Peter by the sea
Feed My Lambs – Tissot
+ Quick View
Virgin Mary
Immaculate Heart I – Chambers
+ Quick View
Maundy Thursday
Last Supper – Juanes
+ Quick View
wedding Joseph Mary
Marriage of the Virgin – Giordano
+ Quick View

Mediatrix of all Graces
Our Lady of Grace – Chambers
+ Quick View
descent of Holy Ghost
Pentecost – Galloche
+ Quick View
Jesus Christ
Sacred Heart – Zabateri
+ Quick View
Flying and in Ecstasy
St. Joseph Copertino – Mazzanti
+ Quick View

St. Joseph death
The Death of Saint Joseph – Guardi
+ Quick View
supreme being
The Holy Trinity – Caro
+ Quick View
Jesus Rescues Sheep on Mountain
The Lost Sheep – Soord
+ Quick View
crusher of serpents
The Virgen of Guadalupe – Arellano
+ Quick View