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Weekly Oil Paintings by Sister Maresa Lilley, SND

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Weekly Oil Paintings
by Sister Maresa Lilley, SND

Song of Songs Bride

8×8″ oil on artist’s gessoed panel; available through the artist.

King Solomon’s Song of Songs includes a poetic dialogue between lovers, providing only a hint of the passion of God for the people he pursues. The groom goes to great lengths to find the bride, and the bride, so lovely in her longing and preparation, awaits the embrace. She is called the Bride of Shulam, dark and beautiful. She symbolizes all imperfect human life before God, dark, beautiful and passionately loved.

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I am Sister Maresa Lilley, a member of the Sisters of Notre Dame, located in Chardon, Ohio, USA. For many years, I have enjoyed a passion that permits me to reflect upon simple reality with a brush in hand. To capture a simple essence on canvas and to discover inherent beauty is a daily immersion.

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