Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Doctor of the Church (1090-1153)
Readings of the DayRB: Ch 64:1-6 The Election of an Abbess or AbbotMass: For the Solemnity of St Bernard: Ws 7:7-10, 15-16;; Resp Ps 18; Ph 3:17-4:1; Jn 17:20-26For the Feria:
Ezk 24:15-24; Resp Ps (Dt 32); Mt 19:16-22St Mary Magdalene, St Benedict, St Bernard of Clairvaux, and St Catherine of Alexandria
About 1380-1390 tempura and gold on woodBy Agnolo Gaddi, Italian
My oldest sister and I visited the Indianapolis Art Museum last summer and saw this beautiful framed work of art that once formed part of a larger altarpiece. Presented here is a crooked photo I took of it.