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Pope at Mass: “Christian craftiness” prevents one from falling into the ring of corruption

  From Vatican Radio: “the Pope commented on the Gospel of Luke where Jesus recounts the parable of the dishonest steward who later strikes deals with his master’s debtors. Describing the dealing as ‘a true ring of corruption’ the Pope said this true even in our days.   “Those involved in these corruption rings are so powerful they are […] Read More

The Creative Catholic

http://www.catholicworldreport.com/2017/04/28/the-creative-catholic-fr-george-w-rutler/ The Creative Catholic: Fr. George W. Rutler – Catholic … www.catholicworldreport.com Fr. George William Rutler during a 2013 appearance on EWTN’s “Bookmark” program (YouTube) Fr. George William Rutler is a well-known preacher and prolific author …

Become a Patron of the Catholic Arts

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Pope’s August Prayer Intention: Artists

“Artists of our time, through their ingenuity, may help everyone discover the beauty of creation.” Pope Francis Read more at the Catholic Culture.org: http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=32237

A Poem by St. Hildegard of Bingen

The Love of All Love overflows into all Glorious from ocean’s depths beyond the farthest star, Bounteous in loving all creation; For to the King most High Love has given her kiss of peace.   from Poems Every Catholic Should Know compiled by Joseph Pearce

Catholic art after the Reformation

Artemisia Gentileschi’s “Judith Slaying Holofernes” (1620-21). (Credit: Catholic News Agency.) Art historian Elizabeth Lev explains how Artemisia Gentileschi, a post-reformation painter, expressed her childhood trauma, her constant battle with sin and the teachings of the Church though her art. Through a careful examination of her most famous works we learn how Artemisia is a true […] Read More