Keys to the Kingdom

Keys to the Kingdom


AHHH!!!!! The Mouth of Truth. The Bocca della Verità is an ancient Roman marble disc with a relief carving of a man’s face. According to legend the face’s mouth closes if a liar sticks his hand in it. The sisters still have their hands, praise God! 

AHHH!!!!! The Mouth of Truth. The Bocca della Verità is an ancient Roman marble disc with a relief carving of a man’s face. According to legend the face’s mouth closes if a liar sticks his hand in it. 

The sisters still have their hands, praise God! 

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tierradentro:

“Saint Martin and the Beggar”, 1599, El Greco.

tierradentro:

Saint Martin and the Beggar”, 1599, El Greco.

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perfectthewayyouarerightnow:

The Miraculous Medal
echiromani:

Crucifix in a side chapel, Santa Prassede.

echiromani:

Crucifix in a side chapel, Santa Prassede.

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How I wish everyone had decent work! It is essential for human dignity.

Pope Francis, June 24, 2014, via Twitter (via popequotes)

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catholic-christian:

My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.  Psalm 73:26

catholic-christian:

My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.  Psalm 73:26

papa-francis:

Bless us. #papafrancisco#nsasenhora#nosabençoe by julianacintramercadante at PapaFrancis.net

papa-francis:

Bless us. #papafrancisco#nsasenhora#nosabençoe by julianacintramercadante at PapaFrancis.net

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theraccolta:

From the Roman Martyrology the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus (27 July) “Commemoration of the seven Holy Sleepers of Ephesus, who, it is recounted, after undergoing martyrdom, rest in peace, awaiting the day of resurrection.”

theraccolta:

From the Roman Martyrology the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus (27 July) “Commemoration of the seven Holy Sleepers of Ephesus, who, it is recounted, after undergoing martyrdom, rest in peace, awaiting the day of resurrection.”

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