In modern Celtic tradition the Holy Spirit is represented as a bird, but not the peaceful and serene dove
landing on Jesus at his baptism.
The Wild Goose tells a different side of the Holy Spirit. To begin with, wild geese aren’t controllable,
you can’t restrain a wild goose and bend it to your will. They’re raucous and loud, unlike the sweet and
calming cooing of a dove, a goose’s call is strong, challenging, strident and unnerving - and just a bit
In much the same way the Spirit of God can be demanding and unsettling and at times even a little scary.
Printing and Sizing:
This item is 210mmX297mm and is printed on 300gsm card stock using our in-house printer. Each print is individually signed by Mary Fleeson and is packaged in a cellophane wrapper with a descriptive backing sheet explaining more about the piece and the Scriptorium. Comparitive sizing between our A4 prints and other cards can be found by clicking here.