Biblical Subject   |   Biblical Text   |   Artist   |   Word
  Artwork: Lord hear my prayer and let my cry come to you
  Artist: UNKNOWN; Illustrator of 'St. Albans Psalter', England, first half of 12th century
  Date: First half of the 12th century
  Technique: Miniature
  Location: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections
  Notes: From the "St. Albans Psalter", created at St. Abans Abbey essentially by Geoffrey de Gorham (or Gorron), Abbot of St. Albans (1119-46). Psalms 102:1: St Augustine interpreted this psalm in terms of Christ's agony in the garden of Gethsemane, where he asks God to remove the cup from him and he is strengthened by a comforting angel.
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  Subject: 102: Hope for Zion
Praying in Agony


  Hosts: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections  [IMAGE]
  Upper part of picture:
University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections  [IMAGE]