Saint of the week

 


 
Saint Hilary

 

“We were raised because He was lowered;
shame to Him was glory to us.
He, being God, made flesh His residence,
and we in return
are lifted anew from the flesh to God.”

Saint Hilary: ‘On the Trinity’ Book II. V.25.

The illustration is from a 14th Century French manuscript ‘The Lives of the Saints’ showing the Ordination of Saint Hilary, illustrated by Richard de Montbaston
© The Bibliothèque Nationale de France.