by-grace-of-god: “O Love, you are neither known nor loved.” - St. Mary Magdalene de Pazzi
Culture Minister Matt Hancock has placed a temporary export bar on a 16th century masterpiece by Parmigianino, to provide an opportunity to keep it in the country. The Virgin and Child with Saint Mary Magdalen and the Infant Saint John...Show More Summary
At NPR, Craig Morgan Teicher leads readers to this year’s most anticipated poetry collections. Looking at new writing from Danez Smith, to Marie Howe’s Magdalene, Teicher believes “America’s greatest triumph is its diversity: the multiplicity of peoples, identities, and voices all gathered and vitally alive in one country. Nothing attests to this diversity more profoundly […]
Mary Magdalene Giovanni Girolamo Savoldo The damned painting must have batteries or a power plug, because it glows.......
Did Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara hook up while on the set of their latest movie together, the upcoming apocryphal exploration, Mary Magdalene? That’s the current gossip surrounding the man who trolled the world with his 2010 mockumentary, I’m Still Here, and the titular Girl with the Dragon Tattoo from David Fincher’s 2011 Millennium series... Show More Summary
Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara are reportedly an item after "they found love on the set" of their upcoming film "Mary Magdalene," Page Six reports. The pair, who have also starred together in "Her" and the upcoming "Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot," have allegedly been "holed up together in the desert" for a while. Show More Summary
Pippa Middleton just made the case for why every woman should own a brown coat for Winter. During Sunday's church service at St. Mary Magdalene, where sister Kate Middleton was also present, Pippa wore a double-breasted brown coat dress and coordinated with a matching fedora. Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II was too ill to attend this year’s traditional church service at Sandringham. According to Buckingham Palace, the Queen has been suffering from a heavy cold and was urged to stay indoors until the illness passes. “The Queen continues to recover from a heavy cold and will stay indoors to assist with her... Show More Summary
eatingbreadandhoney: Conversion of the Magdalene (The Penitent Mary Magdalene) by Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1653).
Madonna and Child with Saints Jerome and Mary Magdalen, ca. 1490 by Molly Via Flickr: Madonna and Child with Saints Jerome and Mary Magdalen, ca. 1490 Neroccio de’ Landi (Neroccio di Bartolommeo di Benedetto di Neroccio de’ Landi) (Italian, Sienese, 1447–1500) Tempera on wood; 24 x 17 ¼ in. Show More Summary
And more top dining intel CBD— Tonight, December 9, Loa hosts a cocktail reception for International House and PhotoNola’s holiday photography exhibition ‘Magdalena’—artwork honoring Mary Magdalene— with a specialty chartreuse cocktail created by bartender Alan Walter and live music from Helen Gillet from 8 to 11 p.m. Show More Summary
First-century Jewish tradition labeled women as unreliable sources of information. Scripture, however, chronicled how Mary Magdalene and "The Other Mary" discovered Christ's empty tomb and spread news of His Resurrection.
djinn-gallery: Gregor Erhart c. 1515-1520 mary magdalene
A Catholic organisation tainted by a child abuse scandal owns a site now found to be Mary Magdalene’s home town. It has become the latest stop for Christian pilgrimage The Legion of Christ was founded in Mexico in 1941 by the Vatican’s favourite fundraiser, Father Marcial Maciel. Show More Summary
Madonna and Child with Saints Jerome and Mary Magdalene, ca. 1490 Neroccio de’ Landi (Neroccio di Bartolommeo di Benedetto di Neroccio de’ Landi) (Italian, Sienese, 1447–1500) Tempera on wood; 24 x 17 ¼ in. (61 x 43.8 cm) Gift of Samuel H. Show More Summary
The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today its intention to acquire Virgin with Child, St. John the Baptist, and Mary Magdalene (about 1530-40) by Parmigianino (Italian, 1503-1540), one of the most celebrated painters of the Italian Renaissance. Show More Summary
Madonna and Child with Saints Jerome and Mary Magdalene, ca. 1490 by Molly Via Flickr: Madonna and Child with Saints Jerome and Mary Magdalene, ca. 1490 Neroccio de’ Landi (Neroccio di Bartolommeo di Benedetto di Neroccio de’ Landi) (Italian, Sienese, 1447–1500) Tempera on wood; 24 x 17 ¼ in. Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Tahar Rahim is in talks to play Judas Iscariot in Garth Davis’ Mary Magdalene opposite Rooney Mara in the lead role and Joaquin Phoenix as Jesus Christ. As Deadline previously reported, Chiwetel Ejiofor is also in talks to...Show More Summary
Even scholars least inclined to skepticism in treating of the lives of the Saints find it difficult to accept as true the legend that St Mary Magdalene, her sister Martha and brother Lazarus, together with many companions, settled in the Provence region of southern France. Show More Summary
Making movies based on religious material is always an interesting proposition. While there are millions interested in the subject matter, it can also be somewhat divisive. Take, for example, the new movie about Jesus' most well-known female follower, Mary Magdalene. It's probably destined to be...