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Following an exponential rise in the number of visitors to the Sistine Chapel over the past 20 years, the Vatican has unveiled a state-of-the art illumination and air conditioning system designed to preserve Michelangelo’s famous frescos. On Wednesday, the Vatican Museums introduced the 3 million euro project whi...read more
Articles from section "Arts and Culture"
Over the past 50 years, men and women from across the artistic spectrum have found inspiration in the prolific writings of American novelist and short story writer, Flannery O’Connor. This …read more
Filming began last week in Italy and France for Fr. Robert Barron’s latest project: a documentary which seeks to explore “the people who have most shaped the Catholic imagination.” Entitled …read more
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“There is no doubt in my mind that this was led by the Holy Spirit,” said a Catholic official at Harvard, in reference to the calling off or relocation of the “black mass,” scheduled to take …read more
The 2014 class of men ordained to the priesthood includes 15 percent Hispanic/Latino. This reflects a gradual increase of Hispanic/Latino priests in the U.S. church over decades, but is about …read more