Angelus Dei – Angela Iris – Preferred name 'Angelica' Tate
The referenced Biblical passage from Micah, is represented in this painting as follows:
In the pits of depression, this has been referred to/ perceived as a form of abject humility.
The kindness shown to those suffering in this anguished state, brings forth a form of social justice for even the most lowly in spirit. To know, when experiencing the loss worth, that ‘Come as you are’, being given guidance from and Angel of God, kindness symbolically the pelican depicted. When facing this depth of nothingness, the promise of God is represented by the symbols depicted…even when broken… is only temporary.