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Rescued By Love by wraithdt Rescued By Love by wraithdt
Something new to grace my gallery of works. I did this for a Catholic Youth Ministry I'm apart of. Specifically its done as a poster and flyer art to promote this year's Youth in the Spirit Seminar.

This is a collaborative piece with my girlfriend. To view the poster just visit her deviant [link]

This also the first time I've ever had to paint Jesus Christ and I took it as a chance to show my love for him through my work. I'm happy with way it turned out:)

He is my savior and the hope for all humanity and I'm indebted to him forever.

Have a Good Friday and Happy Easter in advance!
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Truth-lover3712 Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2019  Hobbyist General Artist
Ya know mate,
this depicts very well on how He saved me from suicide. And to think that, despite all my errors, He still cares for me and stays with me.

You love Jesus, so do I man! :w00t:
God is good!
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MetalLuke Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2019
What a great piece of artwork!
May God richly bless you and your family!
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Adalack Featured By Owner Dec 2, 2018
This is definitely the proper kind of love, ironically, it's very similar to the kind that motivated Thrawn in Star Wars to go into the military, I strongly believe: a brotherly kind, fraternal to the core, totally chaste and celibate, but also extremely sacrificial in nature.
His, and yes, I do mean Christ here, His kind also requires our consent of some form or another to work. That's the prerequesite detail for Him to work in our lives: we have to agree to it, some way or another, even the mere soul consenting, telepathically, as it were, is sufficient for Him to work His miracles in our lives.
What's the biggest daily or weekly miracle He does? I dare say it's the sacrament of Penance, the forgiveness of sins, but He may well disagree... that's for discussion to suss out, though.
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Caramel-Leaf Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful.
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tarvitiz Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2018
Very very beautiful. It inspires me so much serenity
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oooangelicartooo Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2018  Student Digital Artist
awwww This is soo touching and awesome! Great Great Job here Wraithdt!
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Aseika Featured By Owner Mar 28, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
one of my favorite picture aside from the one with the lion and lamb. even in your darkest times he is there to help you back up
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pperelman Featured By Owner Edited Mar 27, 2018
Love to children is a Catholic thing. 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catholic…
Have a great Easter.
Don't forget to you let your Catholic priest love your child in a special way! 
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DeusCaritasEst Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2018  Student Writer
This is simply beautiful, as all your works, but the love and inspiration you put into it is obvious. It's great to see such a talented artist as yourself who is courageous enough to share your Catholic faith. God bless! :)
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josdniel Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2018
iHello! Wraithdt, for please! Get make more artwork about Jesus Christ,  you create to Jesus in front of he, an Knight on knees or a samurai  warrior on knee bend in front of Jesus Christ.
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josdniel Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2018
iHello! Wraithdt, for please! Get make more artwork about Jesús Christ,  you create to Jesus in front of he, an Knight on knees or a samurai  warrior on knee bend in front of Jesus Christ
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KelbyAnne Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This is amazing!!
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L1010 Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2018  Student
To make a picture of God (Jesus too) is evil.
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Vinvin07 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2018
How so ?
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christine-antoni Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2017
beautiful
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Kero33 Featured By Owner Dec 5, 2017  Student Photographer
This is really fabulous and so Blessing , thank u . The Lord God Jesus Christ  Bless u . 
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artnhaert Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
This is beautiful! <3
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larry-art Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2017
Dude, I Love your work!!! This one is Awesome. Even though I'm a huge Star Wars fan, this one shows. Truely you get what you need in this world, The Love of Christ in your heart. Thank You for your God given talent. Thank you for share'n it with the rest of us
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Thirteen4one Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
An amazing art piece, it creates an emotional atmosphere and sends a powerful message. Well done.
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Ezzy-as-it-is Featured By Owner May 29, 2017  Hobbyist Filmographer
Glory
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hilde-artwork Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2017
Very beautiful work. ^^
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YosiPel Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2017
Totally Cool! He rescued me 30 years ago from drugs and alcohol and has been fixing me ever since. Beautiful work!
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Trendorman Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
Meh.

Why not draw some love for the forgetten better gods?

Like the amazing Horned god of the forest?
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Thirteen4one Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Because they aren't true gods. They wouldn't be forgotten if they were, they can't be better if they're forgotten.
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Trendorman Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2017  Student Traditional Artist
Sure they can, You think Justin Bieber is better than weird Al?
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FRANKY-four-fingers Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2017
Similarly Jesus Christ saves us.
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Pseudowitch Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2017
I love this piece! It shows the strength and compassion of Jesus Christ! As I gaze upon this image, I am reminded of an old Chinese quote: The strong do not hold the weak down, they lift them up.

Well Done!
 
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conqueringcolin Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2016
It's not often that I hear someone speaking about Jesus Christ in such warm terms. Great to hear, and I have been appreciating your pictures in your gallery. Really brilliant stuff. Thank you. I am up relatively late, finishing off a kids talk for church, based on John Bunyan's book 'The Holy War'. So I appreciated your paintings of individual armed men - brilliant - the sort of pictures I wish I could draw to illustrate the story I'm telling to the children tomorrow by Bunyan.
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Kogarx Featured By Owner May 23, 2016
Nice!  :)
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AnSmoll Featured By Owner May 12, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Your work is really great! It touches my heart.
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Henke76 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2016
To fucking hipsters going home a sunday morning...
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Cromwell300 Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Jesus kicks ass
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AleksaSilverstar Featured By Owner Jan 22, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh my! I LOVE this SOOOO much! This is gorgeous, poignant, and very much how I could see Jesus heling us when we are in need. Favorite!!!
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a-witty-fool Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2016  Hobbyist
This is too beautiful for words! (Yet, here I am, trying to put that in words...) 

I love that you painted Jesus in the sort of clothing one would expect, and the young man he's helping in more modern-looking clothes. There's something really perfect about that, and showing that Jesus came for all generations... 
(Hopefully I'm not reading too much into things. Either way, that's what I got out of it!) 

Anyway, in short, it is gorgeous and I love it!
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cyberbesos Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2015  Professional General Artist
So Beautiful, It would be interested if you that are gifted, add and or manipulate this image to be a girl as well  or non detaled sex image..... leaving  a drug or alcohol addiction behind them surrender their lives to Jesus Christ maybe as a proposition this comming year.  This will be a magnificent piece to your gallery, I am sure will spread the lesson through your art.  May Jesus Christ and Virgin Mary bless you and love ones.  Amen.
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Uranus-seventhsun Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2015
Beautiful. I like how you conveyed Jesus as a physically strong man; as a carpenter, he would have been.
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silverelf37 Featured By Owner Nov 28, 2015
Wonderfully-done piece.
Thanks for sharing.
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HolyArtsAlchemist Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2015  Hobbyist Writer
This is so adorable man.
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Darkness-of-Time Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2015
That is very well drawn. Also, props for being open about your faith in Jesus and the Father; very few people these days possess the requisite devotion.
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legdor Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesime!
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RebellingLemming Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Amazing grace!
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alleman Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Outstanding and inspirational. Thansk, Also love your StarWars stuff.
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cptsqweky Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015
Beautiful work, man.
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RinLockhart Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2015  Hobbyist
This is awesome.
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wraithdt Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
777 comments, wow!. Thank you everyone for your kind and encouraging comments. I'm so glad to know that many of you here have been touched or inspired by this image. Praise the Lord:)

Pls pray for me that I may continue to use my talents to glorify his name.
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CapTriune Featured By Owner Dec 10, 2015
It's so awesome seeing a talented artist using their skill to glorify the Lord! Thank you! I'm looking for an illustrator for a Christian fantasy novel. I saw in one of your posts that you do commission work? Do you have a website or a way we can connect privately to discuss your availability and fees? Josh
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dominik1023 Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2015  Professional General Artist
Wow, I see the tendrils of darkness and Jesus Christ pulling the guy out, who also seems to be without any strength of his own. Wonderful piece of art, and a great message!
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loverofcarnage Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2015
FUCK YESS :D (Big Grin) :D (Big Grin) :D (Big Grin) 
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beckis52 Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2015
Amazing!! :-)
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artlovr59 Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2015   Photographer
It's a very nice piece. Thanks!!
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