bene orasse est bene studuisse
(To have prayed well is to have pursued well)
  • magictransistor:

    Victorian Station, London, 1896.

    82 Notes
    #history
    #london
  • sakrogoat:

    Leon Bonnat - Christ Crucifixion

    Leon Bonnat - Christ Crucifixion

    (via varangoi)

  • theraccolta:

    Padre Pio in the dining room of the convent saying a prayer at mealtime.

    (Source: caccioppoli.com)

  • theraccolta:

    Padre Pio at the Dominus Vobiscum

  • 124:

    Self-Portrait with Death Playing the Fiddle

    Arnold Böcklin

    1872, oil on canvas, 75 x 61 cm (Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin)

    Self-Portrait with Death Playing the Fiddle
    Arnold Böcklin
    1872, oil on canvas

    (via the-wolf-and-the-mockingbird)

    1148 Notes
    #painting
    #art
  • pagewoman:

    Robert The Bruce and The Wallace Monument, Stirling, Scotland.

    Robert The Bruce and The Wallace Monument, Stirling, Scotland

    (via medievalart)

    529 Notes
    #scotland
    #british
    #britain
    #history
  • georgy-konstantinovich-zhukov:

    An IRA soldier, identified as Joe McCann, during fighting in Belfast during “The Troubles”.

    (PPI)

    An IRA soldier, identified as Joe McCann, during fighting in Belfast during “The Troubles”.

    53 Notes
    #ira
    #britian
    #ireland
    #troubles
    #war
    #revolution
    #history
  • elpasha71:

    Markos Botsaris // Jean-Leon Gerome // 1874

    Markos Botsaris // Jean-Leon Gerome // 1874

    (via the-wolf-and-the-mockingbird)

    98 Notes
    #history
    #greece
  • tulipnight:

    Untitled by Alexandr Sherstobitov on Flickr.

    September days remind me winter is on the way

    104 Notes
    #winter
    #snow
    #mountains
    #cabin
    #outdoors
    #nature
  • zolotoivek:

    Father Aleksandr Shabashev giving a prayer service to Russian volunteers in honor of the day of St. John the Evangelist at position El Contadero, Spain, October 9th, 1938.

    Father Aleksandr Shabashev giving a prayer service to Russian volunteers in honor of the day of St. John the Evangelist at position El Contadero, Spain, October 9th, 1938

    (via presidialista)

    89 Notes
    #history
    #spain
    #russian
    #russia
    #sapin
    #orthodox
    #saint