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Pennsylvania-based artist Neilson Carlin sees his work as a true calling from God. And he says that each new commission to depict some hero or truth of the faith is an opportunity for meditation, to delve deeper into the great Catholic tradition. Carlin was selected by those leading the Philadelphia 2015 World Me...read more
Articles from section "Arts and Culture"
The various liturgies and services which take place during Lent, and in particular during Holy Week and the Triduum, are marked by select hymns aimed at leading the faithful in their …read more
The Cuban government has issued a directive making Good Friday an annual holiday. The decision comes in response to a request made by Pope Benedict XVI to President Raul Castro during his …read more
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 …read more
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