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Our Lady feeding at St Anne's breast

"The soil which formerly was barren gives birth to fertile ground, and nourishes with milk the holy fruit sprung from her sterile womb. Dread wonder: she who sustains our life, who received within …More
"The soil which formerly was barren gives birth to fertile ground, and nourishes with milk the holy fruit sprung from her sterile womb. Dread wonder: she who sustains our life, who received within her body the Bread of Heaven, feeds at her mother's breast." – from the festal Menaion of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary. Painting from Santo Domingo church in La Laguna, Tenerife.

Source: Lawrence OP on Flickr