Fresco of the Hospitality of Abraham (4th Century). Hospitality of Abraham, Via Latina Catacomb, c. 300AD
A South German ‘Klosterarbeit’ of Our Lady of Good Counsel, whose feast is celebrated today.
Tradition holds that on 25 April 1467 the image of Our Lady of Good Counsel miraculously appeared in the church of Santa Maria in Genazzano, a town near Rome. It was believed to have been transported there by angels from Albania, which had been occupied by the Ottomans.
— The Collect of the Mass (Ordinary Form) for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, Passion Sunday, and an appropriate closing prayer for today’s Office. (via laudsandvespers)