Prayers, Quips and Quotes: St. Agnes of Montepulciano, Feast Day April 20
Pietro di Domenico da Montepulciano (f.l1418-1422) — Madonna and Child with Angels, 1420 : Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY. USA (1024×1369)
St. Agnes of Montepulciano -- love this painting of her and an angel.
Saint of the Day – 20 April – St Agnes of Montepulciano O.P. (1268-1317) Religious Nun and Abbess “The Miracle Worker” – Attributes – Dominican Nun with a lily and a lamb. Her Body is incorrupt and her major Shrine is Church of St Agnes, Montepulicano, Siena, Italy......
Pietro di Domenico da Montepulciano Polittico 1418 tempera su tavola
Santa Inés de Montepulciano
https://flic.kr/p/GkvMzr | Sancta Agnes de Monte Politano | "Almighty God, you adorned your bride, Saint Agnes, with a wonderful fervour in prayer. May we imitate her by keeping our minds always on you, so that we may obtain the abundant fruit of holiness. Through Christ our Lord. Amen." – Collect for today's feast of St Agnes of Montepulciano, Dominican nun. Detail from a painting by a Dominican nun in the refectory of the Dominican House of Studies, Washington DC.