See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient with it until it receives the early and the late rains. - James 5:7

Friday, November 17, 2006

More on clerical ambition


Cool detail from the Last Judgement scene, Scrovegni Chapel, Padua.
Giotto.
The Bishop has a bag of money, blessing the monk - looks like the promotion didn't take - although someone got the mitre.

1 comment:

  1. Little freak1:55 PM

    Sadly, I hear this kind of ambition is often encouraged or tacitly implied at seminaries.

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