• Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan

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    Temptation of Christ Duccio
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights that Moses was on Mount Sinai receiving the Ten...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 14C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 14C

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    Devil gesturing to Christ. England 1325-50. Taymouth Hours. BL
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights that Moses...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 12C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 12C

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    Temptation of Christ - mosaic in Monreale Cathedral, Sicily, building begun 1174
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days &...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 13C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 13C

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    Psalter England, Central 1st quarter of the 13C. British Library
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights that Moses...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan

    1 month ago - By It's About Time

    Temptation of Christ by the Devil The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights that Moses...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 15C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 15C

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    Master of Philippe of Guelders From a Psalter French , c. 1490-1503 New York, Pierpont Morgan MS M934.223ra
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 16C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 16C

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    From a Breviary French , c. 1506-1516 New York, Pierpont Morgan MS m8.069va
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ, Satan, & a Few Angels 15C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ, Satan, & a Few Angels 15C

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    1475 Master Francois City of God by St. Augustine of Hippo French , Hague mmw 10a11-423r mi
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 14C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 14C

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    1385 Giovanni di Benedetto and collaborators Missal Italian , 1385-1390 BNF+Latin 747, fol. 305v
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 15C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 15C

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    1430 Bedford Master and his Workshop Bk Hrs French , 1430-1435 Morg n m359.050va
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days &...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 15C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 15C

    1 month ago - By It's About Time

    1430 Claes Brouwer History Bible Dutch , c.1430 Hague KB 78d38II
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights that Moses...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 13C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 13C

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    1280 Psalter-Hours of Yolande of Soissons French, 1280-1299 Morgan m729.039v
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days &...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - 12C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - 12C

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    Zz 1124+ Psalter of Christina of Markyate English, St. Alban's, 1124-1145 Hildesheim, Dombibliothek, p. 33 (3)
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - 12C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - 12C

    1 month ago - By It's About Time

    1170 Miniatures of the Life of Christ French , 1170-1180 Morgan m44.005v
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the 40 days & nights...
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  • Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 13C

    Lent - Temptations in the Wilderness - Christ & Satan 13C

    1 month ago - By It's About Time

    1228 From a Psalter-Hours French. c. 1228-1234 New York, Pierpont Morgan MS m153.019r Detail
    “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert,
    & he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.
    He was among wild beasts,
    & the angels ministered to him.”
    Mark 1:12-13
    All 3 Gospels relate that Jesus spent a period of 40 days & nights in the desert immediately following His Baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist & the dramatic recognition given by Heaven to this event. The number 40 obviously has resonance with such Old Testament events as the 40 days & nights of the Great Flood , the...
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