Friday, June 03, 2011

Ascension Day

I love the images of the Ascension especially the ones where Jesus' feet hang out of the sky. When I think about the Ascension, the image of Glinda the Good Witch leaving the Munchkins comes into my mind - I can hear them saying "good-bye, good-bye" and waving, excited by her visit and sad to see her leave but sure she will return again. Here are a few favorites:








6 comments:

Rick+ said...

Oh, I love that second to the last one! How gorgeous!

Ann said...

That is Giotto - it is a fresco.

JCF said...

Love them!

desertcat said...

I like the one on the bottom. Dali?

Ann said...

Yes - Dali - it makes me think of nights when we laid down on the beach and looked at the stars - felt like one could fall off into the sky

desertcat said...

Had a similar experience in the high desert of Oregon, not far from the Columbia River. It was a meteor shower, I beleve.

Kitty