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As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be in the days of the Son of Man; they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage up to the day that Noah entered the ark, and the flood came and destroyed them all.
Panel 1: Andreas Pavias, The Crucifixion, detail, 15th century (National Gallery of Athens)
Panel 2: Andreas Pavias, The Crucifixion
Panel 3: Andreas Pavias, The Crucifixion, detail
Panel 4: Russian Icon of the Crucifixion, late 16th century (State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg)
32nd Week in Ordinary Time, Friday (Year II)
“Where the body is, there also the vultures will gather” (Luke 17:37).… Read the rest