Sunday 22 March 2015

2015 Paschal Candle

This year's Paschal Candle has been painted once again by Freddie Quartley.

This being the five-hundredth anniversary year of Our Holy Father's birth, the candle depicts St Philip, as well as angels holding instruments of the Passion, copied from the cupola by Melozzo da Forli in the Basilica of Loreto: