During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, some forty artists in Europe were so captivated by the Flight of the Holy Family to Egypt, that they painted fifty masterpieces of a time of rest in their flight.

How to get out of the way and rest while dealing with fears and hostility in life, the characters of Tweety and Sylvester, Wiley O Coyote and Roadrunner, offer a way to deal with impending anger and threats. Let’s see what Tweety and Roadrunner come up with!

Gospel: Matthew 2: 1-23
Sermon: “Egypt Getaway”

What follows below are three masterpieces referenced in the sermon.

Rutilio Manetti     1600s
Gianantonio Guardi 1750s
Rembrandt   c 1650

This is Epiphany Sunday.
For a calendar of this new church year, click “Seasons of Grace 2020” For ways to interpret the church year according to The Bible Through the Seasons, visit the menu item “Seasons of Grace: Liturgical Calendar”.

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