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Psalm: 50
Iconography: Within a complex building, the crowned psalmist urgently asks Christ to have mercy on his sins. Christ sends a cleansing ray onto a naked white baby which is held up by its sinful mother. For behold I was conceived in wickednesses: and my mother conceived me in sins...you shall wash me and I shall be made whiter than snow
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