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Taking Fight: When Jesus Was a Refugee

The Flight to Egypt in Western Art

On November 30, 2011, Leo O'Donovan, SJ, President Emeritus of Georgetown University, came to Boston College to give this lecture and slideshow reflecting on images in Western art of the Holy Family fleeing the murderous King Herod's oppression and interspersing images of the refugees of today.