The picture to the right is from the dust jacket of a book by my very good friend, Fr. Eugene Carrella. The book is titled PATRON SAINTS by Barbara Calamari and Sandra Dipasqua.
the source of all the saints pictured in the book.
IMAGO SACRA MILLE GRATIARUM VALET. ("A holy picture is worth a thousand graces")................... This blog is a means to show some of my holy card collection along with some interesting thoughts and inspirations. "....artists have the privilege in the Church and throughout history, to open up so that people can see the mystery of God. The artist speaks, not just literally, but symbolically. Visual images, if well done, can move us. That's a ministry." Quote from Brother Michael Moran, C.P