Pentecost

Collegiate Church of San Candido
San Candido / Innichen, Italy

To the traditional iconography of Pentecost the artist adds the Father and the Son, as if to affirm the statement, in the Catholic form of the Nicene Creed, that the Spirit "proceeds from the Father and the Son." (See the Catholic Encyclopedia, s.v. "Filioque.")

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Photographed at the church by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.