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Four meditations for Christmas using great works of art

For a Catholic, our faith is not about a book, but about the Word, and at Christmas we celebrate the moment when the “Word became flesh” (John 1:14). The most […]

The princess, the pea and the mission ad gentes

St. Frances Cabrini Parish has seen startling success with their evangelization plan. Instead of bingo or balloon festivals, they’re investing in the arts. The Arts at Cabrini program started in […]

VIDEO: Add storytelling to your evangelization toolbox

Catholics looking for new ways to evangelize might want to reconsider an old method used and sanctified by God himself—story and lyric. This was the message of prolific Catholic writer […]

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VIDEO: Artfully restored

The Servite fathers at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in north Denver will see their founders a little more clearly this month. Art conservators with the Western Center […]

Loreto windows shine

The stained glass windows installed at Our Lady of Loreto Church in Foxfield earlier this year have been recognized by Faith & Form magazine and the Interfaith Forum on Religion, […]

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Beautiful art is window to God, professor says

In the Catholic tradition, sacred art is not intended to be viewed passively. “Art isn’t simply to be interpreted, but art in turn helps us interpret our lives,” said Augustine […]

Lecture: why art is more than decoration

In an upcoming talk, professor Tim Gray of the Augustine Institute will discuss how art is a powerful vehicle to elevate one’s heart and mind to God, and not just […]

New angels stationed at Little Sisters’ Mullen Home (UPDATED with photo gallery)

The Little Sisters of the Poor have installed a unique set of Stations of the Cross on the grounds of their Mullen Home for the Aged at 29th Avenue and […]

Take a walk on the sacred side

Sometimes words are not necessary. Man can express love and adoration for the mystery of God through exquisite works of art and stunning edifices. The Church’s rich history of sacred […]

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Sacred art exhibit in River North to benefit Dominicans

The Fra Angelico Celebration of Art and Spirituality, sponsored by the Colorado Dominican Vocation Foundation (CDVF), will be held May 17 through June 6 at ArtHaus in the River North […]

Saintly patron of the arts

The Augustine Institute will acclaim the life and canonization of John Paul II through an artistic celebration April 26. The day before the late pontiff is canonized in Rome, the […]

A golden display

Golden, silk-woven priestly vestments depicting the salvation of mankind are on display at the Denver Art Museum downtown through April 27. The late-19th century French “Angel Chasuble,” center, and matching […]