This work is one of the 5 passion paintings by Rembrandt for the
stadtholder Frederik Hendrik.
The Raising of the Cross, the Descent from the Cross, the Entombment,
the Resurrection, the Ascension.
. Easter was joyous as we went to church and
The beauty of the Gospel. Excellent sermon
on Psalm 2.The beauty of worship.
Have you kissed the Lord Jesus?
12Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish from
the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little.
Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.
The term kiss refers to the solemn token
or sign of honor which subjects were wont
to yield to their sovereigns.