Art

Leo J. O’Donovan, S.J. December 20, 2019
More painful, though not treated in the exhibition, is the current situation of Sudan, which only became independent from British colonial rule in 1956.
Isabelle Senechal December 18, 2019
Christmas songs that invoke Jesus’ name or mention the Nativity story are not automatically more respectful than Christmas songs that don’t.
Photo courtesy of Holy Angels Catholic Church
Leo J. O’Donovan, S.J. December 13, 2019
Since 1990 a vibrant black parish has worshiped before the marvelous mural by Engelbert Mveng, S.J.
Leo J. O’Donovan, S.J. October 25, 2019
“The Warmth of Other Suns: Stories of Global Displacement” is a lesson on how art can awaken us to the unprecedented crisis of refugees and displaced persons now numbering 70.8 million.
 “The Good Samaritan” by Jan Scorel, 1537 (photo: Alamy)
Michial Farmer October 23, 2019
Abstraction is fundamentally inhuman, even anti-human.
“Cruz for Bishop Oscar Romero, Martyr of El Salvador” by Michael Tracy was featured in an exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art at St. Louis University. (Photo: MOCRA).
Leo J. O’Donovan, S.J. September 20, 2019
The Museum of Contemporary Religious Art at St. Louis University stands out for its singular focus on art that is genuinely interfaith.