"Jesus took bread, and blessed it, and brake it, and gave it to the disciples, and said, Take, eat; This is my body. And e took the cup, and gave thanks, and gave it to them, saying, Drink ye all of it; For this is my blood of the New Testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins."
The depiction of Christ and the Twelve Apostles feels simultaneously modern and ancient. The colors, textures, and gestures are reminiscent of primitive Middle-Eastern artwork, transporting the viewer back to the time of Jesus.
On that night of nights, Mary knew the angelic promise, "Thou shalt bring forth a son," was fulfilled as she tenderly held her newborn infant. In that moment, she could resonate with the heavenly host who praised God for the babe´s birth by saying, "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men."