My Goddesses and Saints are Among Us

My Goddesses and Saints are Among Us


New Acrylic painting and Mixed Media Photo Picture Collage by DeBorah Ann Palmer, titled My Goddesses and Saints are Among Us


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Zipporah’s House of Redemption and Restoration

Zipporah’s House of Redemption and Restoration


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http://www.blackhistoryinthebible.com/the-shemites/zipporah-the-midianite-wife-of-moses/

Zipporah was one of seven Midianite sisters that mistook Moses for an Egyptian after he saved them from the men at the well (Exodus 2:16-19). Her father Jethro was the priest of Midian, and it was he that gave Zipporah to Moses to marry. While she is introduced early in Exodus, very little is said about her. In fact, she’s only mentioned three times in scripture.

  • Zipporah: meaning bird or little bird.

The First Wife of Moses

What isn’t immediately obvious in scripture is that Moses had two wives and Zipporah was the first. This is actually a topic that is debated often, but scripture is clear that Moses married two different women from two different lineages. We can prove that by tracing their lineages in scripture.

  • Zipporah was a descendant of Abraham’s son Midian, who was born to Keturah. Ketrah was Abrham’s third wife. This means that Zipporah is a descendant of the line of Shem (Genesis 25:1-2).
  • Moses’ second wife is unnamed and referred to as an Ethiopian in the KJV and a Cushite in most other translations (Numbers 12:1). Cushites were descendants from the line of Ham through his son Cush.

By looking at the lineages we can safely conclude that Moses had at least two wives mentioned in scripture. Zipporah was the wife that gave birth to the two sons of Moses:

Zipporah’s Children

My Mixed Media Photo Collages

 

My Mixed Media Photo and Picture Collages

 

The Beauty of Found Materials in the Art of Collaging

 

The Journey

 

Transformation and Evolution

 

 

 

 

 

 Heralding Spring

 

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Larger Edition of Heralding Spring

Development and Transformation

Currently In Transition as an Artwork with Evolving Decorative Elements

 

 

 

Museum Union Art Show  and Kitty Cat Collage

The Caturday Kitty Cat Collage Embraces the Whimsical Child Within

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Starry Night Midnight Magic Night

Constellations Series

 

 

 

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More Picture/Photo Collages are in the works!

My Artistic Influences: Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence and Jean-Michel Basquiat!

 

Female Flapper Flaneur of the Harlem Renaissance

 

 

If I can get well then Stephen can have a great 57th Birthday Celebration in May.  Let’s make Stephen’s Birthday an AweSome AweTism BornDay Celebration!!

Please help me help Stephen.  Thank you.

 

 

 

 

Charitable Donations

Support the Artist. Help me to continue writing and producing artworks. Your donations are much appreciated. Raising money for my brother Stephen’s 57th Birthday Celebration. Stephen has Autism and he is also an artist. Art teachers and programs have been eliminated from both Stephen’s Group Home Residence and Day Treatment program. Thank you.

$20.00

 

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