Oil on Canvas
32 x 46 inches
On Christmas Eve, 2016, Mark presented one of his newest oil paintings to the world. A far cry from the manger scene of Christianity or te flight into Egypt whereby Herod gets the word that a new king had been born, sends his troops out to kill all the male newborns.
Now we have refugees pouring out of many countries, their heritage cities and homes destroyed! We may even want to flee the political elements of our own country.
Mark writes: “I have a heavy heart this season, as I watch humanity turn on itself with hate and violence. What a waste…
Still, I must keep some hope alive that all of my Brothers and Sisters will be able to find a place of refuge, where they can be safe,warm and well-fed, and free from fear and threats of physical harm. It’s not too much to wish for…”