Art St. Luke and the Virgin Mary

St. Luke and the Virgin Mary

Happy Feast Day! Today, we celebrate St. Luke, one of the four evangelists who wrote the four books that comprises of the gospel! So, who is St. Luke? That’s a good question! So, in honor of today, I would like to look at him as an evangelist, an artist, and then look at how artists …

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Art St. Helena Finds the True Cross

St. Helena Finds the True Cross

Today is the feast day of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, so happy feast day! Hooray! Now, if you’re like me, when you hear “Exaltation of the Cross” you think immediately of the Passion of Christ and of His Sorrowful Crucifixion. After all, the cross and Jesus are so closely linked in our minds …

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Art Bringing Mary into Battle

Bringing Mary into Battle

Many people accuse us Catholics of putting Mary ahead of Jesus. Which is silliness! Jesus is clearly the one who gets the highest place of honor, and anybody walking in our church clearly sees this, as there are images of Jesus everywhere! But, boy! We sure do love our Mother Mary! With that said, today, …

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Featured Modern Art The Last Monks of Skellig Michael

The Last Monks of Skellig Michael

Often, we think patrons of Christian art is something that happened mostly in medieval times or in the Renaissance — but not something that really happens in our day of age. But you would be wrong!  Today, I wanted to focus on some modern art — in the form of a comic book — that …

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