Last article of section "Arts and Culture"
For the past few years, the last week of Ordinary Time finds me thinking of Adam Sandler,Quadropheniaand the seemingly impossible weight of my fallenness. Allow me to explain the intersection of these three thoughts in my cerebral circuitry. Around this time a few years ago I rented the DVD ofReign Over Me, a...read more
Articles from section "Arts and Culture"
People are worried about bringing together the Scarecrows and Tin Men of the Catholic Church. But I know who the real hero ofThe Wizard of Ozis… Fr. Dwight Longenecker has published …read more
A group of contemplative nuns from Missouri put their prayerful singing onto a CD -- and it's been at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Classical Music Chart for 13 consecutive weeks. "Angels …read more
"I'm not dead yet!" protests an old peasant in Monty Python's "Holy Grail" as he is about to be dumped on the cadaver cart. "In fact, I am feeling much better…" The same could be said of the …read more
While respected British portrait artist Alexander Talbot Rice was working on a painting of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, he came close to death in Afghanistan, suffered personal loss, and yet …read more
Following the chart-topping nuns from Missouri, now a group of women religious from Michigan is set to share their vocation with the world in a music CD due out next month. The Dominican …read more