An antique gold, enamel and diamond-set pendant, circa 1880 in the form of a cross centering a reliquary (empty) with rose and old mine-cut diamonds, lapis lazuli and enamel detail representing four apostles, Mark with the lion, Matthew with the angel (obliterated), John with the eagle, and Luke with the bull
Book of Deer - Portrait of Mark the Evangelist.- Most famous for being the earliest surviving Gaelic literature from Scotland. It may be the oldest surviving manuscript produced in Scotland (from Lowland area).The Latin text has portions of the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke, a portion of an Office for the Visitation of the Sick, the complete text of the Gospel of John, and the Apostles' Creed.The texts are written in an Irish minuscule text, apparently by a single scribe.
Fruits of the spirit. Sometimes you need to practice these when life get's tough. Especially forbearance. Self-control. Peace. Joy. Gentleness. Kindness. Goodness. Faithfulness. Some come easier than others. Have I missed any? The greatest of all, love. You could survive just on that.