Newsletter: Easter to Pentecost 2016

Two Angels and Two Women who Changed the Course of History

Image used with permission of the Artist, Sister Grace, of Our Lady of the Mississippi Abbey. To purchase a print: go to www.monasterycandy.com, under "Religious Goods" and then "Prints" Community: www.mississippiabbey.org

Image used with permission of the Artist, Sister Grace, of Our Lady of the Mississippi Abbey. To purchase a print: go to www.monasterycandy.com, under “Religious Goods” and then “Prints” Community: www.mississippiabbey.org.

“The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is Thy faithfulness.” (Lamentations 3:22-23)

The Fallen Angel and the First Woman

“Now the serpent was more subtle than any other wild creature that the LORD God had made. He said to the woman,
‘Did God say, “You shall not eat of any tree of the garden”?’

And the woman said to the serpent
‘We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden; but God said, “You shall not eat of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, neither shall you touch it, lest you die.”‘

But the serpent said to the woman,
‘You will not die. For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.’

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