By Orazio Gentileschi (1563-1639)
For unto us a
child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon
his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The
mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
1 At the same time came the
disciples unto Jesus, saying, Who is the greatest in the kingdom of
2 And Jesus called a little child unto
him, and set him in the midst of them,
And said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and become as
little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.
4 Whosoever therefore shall humble himself
as this little child, the same is greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
5 And whoso shall receive one such little
child in my name receiveth me.
Jesus said unto her, I am the
resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were
dead, yet shall he live.
is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus
Christ, whom thou hast sent.
Mary Magdalene found that the garden tomb
angel proclaimed "Be not affrighted: Ye seek Jesus of Nazareth, which
was crucified: he is risen; he is not here: behold the place where they
Now when Jesus was
risen early the first day of the week, he appeared first to Mary
Magdalene, out of whom he had cast seven devils.
But now is Christ risen from the dead, and
become the first fruits of them that slept.
For since by man came death, by man came
also the resurrection of the dead.
For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ
shall all be made alive.
1 Corinthians 15:20-22