This is the fourth entry on medieval church paintings picturing scenes from the mysteries of the Rosary.

The early sixteen century pictures from Dannemora church below, pictures the three-fold mystery painted around The blessed mother of the rosary:



Our blessed mother is surrounded by three wreaths. In each wreath are five medallions and five decades of roses. Below are the five medallions, the five secrets of the joyful mysteries enlarged. At this Swedish site you can see more medallions from the great Rosary painting at Dannemora Church.

The Annunciation

Fear not, Mary, for thou hast found grace with God.
(Luke 1:30)




The Visitation

For behold from henceforth all generations shall call me blessed.
(Luke 1:48)




The Birth

For, this day, is born to you a Saviour, who is Christ the Lord.
(Luke 2:11)




The Presentation

Behold this child is set for the fall, and for the resurrection.
(Luke 2:34)




The Finding

How is it that you sought me? did you not know, that I must be about my father’s business?
(Luke 2:49 )