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Loincloth

"For just as a loincloth clings to a man’s waist, so I had intended the whole House of Judah to cling to me – it is the Lord who speaks – to be my people, my glory, my honour and my boast..." – Jer …More
"For just as a loincloth clings to a man’s waist, so I had intended the whole House of Judah to cling to me – it is the Lord who speaks – to be my people, my glory, my honour and my boast..." – Jer 13:11, which is part of today's 1st reading at Mass. Detail from a German painting of the Baptism of Christ, from c.1485/1500 by the Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altar. The painting is part of the collection of the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.

Source: Lawrence OP on Flickr