Dawning Light

“He is risen! He is risen!

He hath opened heaven’s gate.

We are free from sin’s dark prison,

Risen to a holier state.

And a brighter Easter beam

On our longing eyes shall stream.”

He Is Risen! Hymn No.199


Story Behind the Art

This painting depicts angelic figures holding Easter lilies- symbolic of the heavens rejoicing over the Resurrection of Christ. They are surrounded by stars and a dawning sun, representative of a bright hope for all mankind through the power of Jesus Christ.