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As we approach Christmas, our thoughts invariably turn to Jesus Christ. Here is a selection of paintings from the Louvre in Paris which might make our Yuletide spirits soar!

Virgin and Child with St. John the Baptist

Virgin and Child with St. John the Baptist

The Virgin and Child with St. Anne

The Virgin and Child with St. Anne

John the Baptist

John the Baptist

Christ on the Cross

Christ on the Cross

One truly marvels at the passion of the artists who would have toiled hard to create these exquisite works of art. One also feels grateful to the persons who have caused these to be preserved for the sake of posterity.

Merry Christmas!

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