24 March – Saint Gabriel the Archangel

Modern Angelology

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

Character Calendar

Our Birthday Bouquet Culled from the Shrines of the Saints and the Gardens of the Poets by Eleanor C. Donnelly.

“Saint Gabriel” by Frederick William Faber. (also here)

Biblical texts

All references

Art & Architecture

10C Fresco

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database (see also The Annunciation, Angel Appearing to Daniel, and Gabriel Explaining Daniel’s Vision)

A Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts

Sacred and Legendary Art volume I by Mrs. Jameson.

A Handbook of Christian Symbols and Stories of the Saints as Illustrated in Art by Clara Erskine Clement.

A Garner of Saints: Being a Collection of the Legends and Emblems Usually Represented in Art by Allen Hinds.

The Saints in Art with Their Attributes and Symbols, Alphabetically Arranged by Margaret E. Tabor.

Saints and their Symbols: A Companion in the Churches and Picture Galleries of Europe by E. A. Greene.

Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.

Sacred Symbols in Art by Elizabeth Edwards Goldsmith.

Customs & Devotions

Heortology: A History Of The Christian Festivals From Their Origin To The Present Day by Heinrich Kellner.

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