Last article of section "Arts and Culture"
Here is this week's column from Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska. * * * Beauty points us to the transcendence of God—it gives us an opportunity to be moved to wonder, and to worship the majesty of our creator. The Lord gave eyes to see and ears to hear, in order that we might see and experience the gl...read more
Articles from section "Arts and Culture"
A documentary onBlessed Father Jerzy Popieluszko became available on DVD and public television this month. Blessed Father Jerzy Popieluszko was the chaplain of the Solidarity movement in …read more
Strange as it may sound,Huck Finn both rejects organized religion and agrees with Pope Francis about freedom. I write this from a small dressing room atTheatre Atchison, where I am lucky …read more
The Church in Africa will highlight the relationship between the Catholic Church and the African continent at a conference this month at the Vatican. The conference, which will take place on …read more
On 18 March, to mark the 50thanniversary of the death of Flannery O’Connor, the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome hosted an evening of reflection on the 20thcentury Catholic writer of …read more
A statement from the director of the Vatican Museums says it was Pope Francis himself who decided to make accessible to everyone the gardens of the Pontifical Villas “where the splendor of …read more