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Madeleine Emerald Thiele

The Victorian Butterfly muses upon Art, Angels & other stuff in between.

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How Well Do You Know Angels?

1) Adam and Eve were banished from the Garden of Eden after eating from the Tree of Knowledge. The angel barring the gate and ensuring their eviction had a: a) Flaming sword b) Flaming hand c) A lightning bolt d)... Continue Reading →

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On the Feast of the Annunciation

34 Then said Mary unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man? 35 And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee:... Continue Reading →

The Powers of Nature sermon by Newman

Who maketh his angels spirits; his ministers a flaming fire (Psalm civ.iv) On today's Festival it well becomes us to direct our minds to the thought of those Blessed Servants of God, who have never tasted of sin; who are... Continue Reading →

Revelation 10: 1 – 7

1 And I saw another mighty angel come down from heaven, clothed with a cloud: and a rainbow was upon his head, and his face was as it were the sun, and his feet as pillars of fire: 2 And... Continue Reading →

The Parables of Our Lord, Illustrated Edition

The illustrated edition of The Parables of Our Lord was a six year project by John Everett Millais and the Dalziel Brothers. The intention was for Millais to produce thirty drawings which would sit alongside biblical parables (as wood-engravings) as... Continue Reading →

Psalm 104

1 Bless the Lord, O my soul. O Lord my God, thou art very great; thou art clothed with honour and majesty. 2 Who coverest thyself with light as with a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain: 3 Who... Continue Reading →

Psalm 91

  1 He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say of the Lord He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will... Continue Reading →

Psalm 91

Psalm 91 1 He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. 2 I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I... Continue Reading →

The Shadow of the Cross by Reverend W. Adams

Published in 1849, this book is a beautiful Sunday school allegory. The tale is beautifully written and has a soft, lyrical quality to it. Each sentence is delicately imbibed with descriptions of flowers, gems that sparkle, or raiments that glow.... Continue Reading →

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