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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"
ByMichael Dauphinais Today, Nov. 22, 2013, the United States observes the 50th anniversary of the tragic assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Lesser known to many is that today is also …read more
This fall, Rome has the pleasure of seeing one of the unsung heroes of the Renaissance finally hit his high note. Antonio di Benedetto Aquilo degli Aquili, better known as Antoniazzo Romano, …read more
While Pope Francis has often extolled the beauty of saints, holiness and faith, over the last few weeks (to the joy of this art historian) he has twice devoted his attention to the power of …read more
On Sunday in the Basilica of St. Mary Major, there was a performance of the Synodal Choir of the Patriarchate of Moscow together with the Sistine Chapel Choir. Francis sent a message for the …read more
The National Day of Prayer in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples is celebrated on December 12 every year, on the feast day of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Americas. The Canadian …read more