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Anyone know who the artist of this piece might be? What would you call this picture?

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Steve Kimes

posted February 2, 2009 at 1:48 am

Dan Kimball

posted February 2, 2009 at 5:34 am

No, I don’t know who that is – but it reminds me of this artist

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posted February 2, 2009 at 10:12 am

I love this kind of picture. And yet: is this the historical Jesus, or the dad we wish we had?

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Ed Eubanks

posted February 2, 2009 at 10:38 am

How about calling it, “let the little children suffer…”?

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L.L. Barkat

posted February 2, 2009 at 11:31 am

I think I would call it…
“After Supper”
I don’t know why exactly.

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Bob Smallman

posted February 2, 2009 at 12:33 pm

Thanks, Steve, for the URL. Someone had emailed me low-resolution copies years ago, and I tried to track down the source on the internet and never got anywhere.

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Dana Ames

posted February 2, 2009 at 4:53 pm

The gospellers included what they did in their narratives for reasons that were good to them, but their using words to portray the “historical Jesus” doesn’t necessarily preclude how these drawings portray Jesus.
Jesus said if we’ve seen him we’ve seen the Father. To me, the “historical Jesus” and seeing these drawings as images of the dad we wish we had are not mutually exclusive.
I suspect you might think this too…

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posted February 2, 2009 at 8:20 pm

Jesus loves the little children…

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posted February 3, 2009 at 1:18 am

Thanks Scot for posting this. Looks like the “mystery” has been solved.

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