Deign, O Jesus, Pelican of heaven, me, a sinner, in Thy Blood to lave, to a single drop of which is given all the world from all its sin to save. ~ from the Latin hymn "Adoro Te Devote" by St. Thomas Aquinas
CHRIST LOVED US AND WASHED US IN HIS BLOOD.
Original hand painted illumination signed by artist with monogram
Von genies! penned beneath in German: By genius!
Jesus, myGod, make it that I may love you
asyou love me.
Commemorating the FirstHolyCommunion
What greaterproof of lovecouldJesusgive usthan the sacrifice ofhimself?
O, Good Pelican
My Flesh is truly food, and my Blood is truly drink.
This is the true Bread of Heaven
Sanctuary of Love
What can I do to imitate You?
There is no true love without sacrifice.
Notcontent to die,to be ourvictim, Jesushimselfgivesus the fooddivine Hebleeds forus,his bloodpouringmilk
to wash and feedhis timidchildren.
SACRED HEART OF JESUS, SAVE US!
Sacred Heart of Jesus, be my Love!
Come and participate in the body and blood
of the victim immolated for us; come and remember
that this death is our life. Jacques Benigne Bossuet, Bishop of Meaux in France
I will feedmy soul with the sweetness ofthe Cross.
Who eats flesh and drinks my blood,
I will be in him and he in Me
St. John's Gospel
Jesus Christ is my love and He is book for me.
May the Bloodof Our Lord, JesusChrist
preservemy soultoeternal life.
so be it
His element is Love
JESUS GENTLE PELICAN
PURIFY ME WITH YOUR BLOOD.
PELICAN FULL OF TENDERNESS
LET MY SOUL LIVE FROM YOU.
There is no greater love
than to lay down one's life for one's friends.
For New Year's gifts, Lord,
make our love bear fruit worthy of You.