Last article of section "Arts and Culture"
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 art and the glory of nature co-exist in admirable equilibrium.” From Monday through Saturday mornings a 90-minute guided tou...read more
Articles from section "Arts and Culture"
An exhibition organized by the John Paul II Youth Foundation of the Pontifical Council for the Laity will accompany the 28th World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro. The “In the Footsteps of the …read more
With vacation looming on the horizon, I started my list of summer reading this week, to at least get into the cheerful mode of reading for fun. I started with a book that has been beckoning …read more
A poll about “Proudly Catholic” moviesis creating a buzz. Many are voting for their top five, while many are suggesting movies not listed on the list. But it is forcing us all to ask a very …read more
A contemplative group of Benedictines from Missouri have a second No. 1 hit on their hands. "Angels and Saints at Ephesus," a follow-up to their hit record, "Advent at Ephesus," debuted last …read more
In 2015, in the heart of the Old City of Jerusalem, the Terra Sancta Museum – the only museum in the world dedicated to the roots of Christianity and the preservation of the Holy Places – …read more