Good Friday: Christ is taken down from the Cross

“But when they came to Jesus and saw that he was already dead, they did not break his legs, but one soldier thrust his lance into his side, and immediately blood and water flowed out.” (John 19).

Caravaggio, The Entombment, 1602-03, Oil on canvas, 300 x 203 cm, Pinacoteca, Vatican

Caravaggio, The Entombment, 1602-03, Oil on canvas, 300 x 203 cm, Pinacoteca, Vatican

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