Jesus Dining in Levi's House


Artist
Sadao Watanabe (Japanese, 1913 – 1996)
Date
1964
Medium
Stencil print
Dimensions
Sheet/image : 40 x 25 1/2 in. (1 m x 64.77 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of Great Lakes College Association
Object Number
1984.2.9

Label
This print depicts a story from the Gospels in which Jesus dines with tax collectors and sinners in the house of Levi, son of Alphaeus. It is one of many stories that demonstrates Christ’s radical love and compassion for those who have been oppressed and rejected by mainstream society.

Object Type
Print