|Angela's rhombus (©dpa).|
|A painting of 1540 in Freiburg's Augustinermuseum showing: St. John's ordeal. |
The apostle is standing in a kettle of boiling oil (©BZ).
|Painting by Hans Baldung: God the Father and Christ - what some people consider |
a daring pose with naked legs - jointly crown Mary as Queen of Heaven (©Wikipedia).
*To be precise: Luther in his sermons did not adore Mary as Queen of Heaven but as an example of humility and purity.