The Life of Jesus in Paintings at the Detroit Institute of Art


   P.1839 - §6 That evening Jesus' message regarding marriage and the blessedness of children spread all over Jericho, so that the next morning, long before Jesus and the apostles prepared to leave, even before breakfast time, scores of mothers came to where Jesus lodged, bringing their children in their arms and leading them by their hands, and desired that he bless the little ones. When the apostles went out to view this assemblage of mothers with their children, they endeavored to send them away, but these women refused to depart until the Master laid his hands on their children and blessed them. And when the apostles loudly rebuked these mothers, Jesus, hearing the tumult, came out and indignantly

P.1840 - §0 reproved them, saying: "Suffer little children to come to me; forbid them not, for of such is the kingdom of heaven. Verily, verily, I say to you, whosoever receives not the kingdom of God as a little child shall hardly enter therein to grow up to the full stature of spiritual manhood."

   Children
 
 
 
   Adoration of the Magi
 
   Adoration of Shepherds
 
   Presentation
 
   Circumcision
 
   Massacre of the Innocents
 
  Mother and Child
 
 
 
 
 
   Mother and Child + Others
 
 
 
  Joseph
 
   Holy Family
 
 
  Flight into Egypt
 
 
  Miraculous Draught of Fishes
 
  Adulteress
 
 
  Last Supper
 
   Gethesemane
 
   Betrayal
 
  Mocking
 
 
   Flagellation
 
   Ecce Homo
 
   Carrying of the Cross
 
   Crucifixion
 
 
 
   Descent from the Cross
 
  Entombment
 
 
   Resurrection
 
   Apostles
 
 
   Mary
 
 
 
 
   Judgment
 
  Reformation
 
  Saints and Martyrs
 
 
  Adam and Eve
 
  Old Testament
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   Greek themes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  Rome and Roman history
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   Impressionst paintings
 
 
 
   Other European paintings
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   Other subjects