Sunday, January 25, 2009

January 25: The Conversion of St. Paul (transferred this year to January 26)

The Office for this feast day:

The hymns for Apostles and Evangelists are sung today, and can be found here. Below is Caravaggio's "The Conversion of St. Paul":

There's another Caravaggio version of this that I like better:

And I really like this one, too, labeled "An illumination depicting the Conversion of Saint Paul from Livre d'Heures d'Étienne Chevalier (c. 1450–1460) by Jean Fouquet."

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