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Catholic Faith

A Guide To Appreciating Catholic Churches For The Non-Catholic

First, let me tell you that I’m not Catholic. But having lived in Europe for several years, I’ve probably been in more…

Sculptor
Music and Art

“Killing the Rock”: How One Sculptor From Syria Transformed His Suffering into Something Beautiful

The civil war in Syria is now into its seventh year and the country that once was known for its…

Nativity Birth of Jesus explained
Advent and Christmas

What Was the Original Meaning of the Manger in the Nativity Scene and Why Was Mary Absent?

Since the beginning, Christian artists tended to reflect the theological developments that were going on at the time. Before the…

art
Desire for Infinity

4 Ways God Surprised Me in An Art Gallery

I’m not really interested in art. I know that sounds terrible but what I mean is that most pieces of…

8beats catholic millennials
Catholic Media

Millennial Catholics Are Revolutionizing Film With The “8BEATS” Project

Seventy of the top Catholic filmmakers throughout the US and Canada are coming together to create an 8-part anthology film…

Vocation
Faith & Life

If You’re Confused with What God Wants You to Do with Your Life, Be Encouraged by This Beautiful Testimony

Last week Ascension Presents published this beautiful “Spotlight of a Calligrapher” video, which tells the story of Erica Tighe, a designer…

communication
Faith & Life

Communication and Cooperation: What One Home’s Bizarre Architecture Can Teach Us About Life

In 2016, artists Ward Shelley and Alex Schweder built a house that spins and tilts on one pivot point. Once it…

Holy Thursday
Evangelization

What 4 Events Do We Remember on Holy Thursday? Let This Icon Explain

On Holy Thursday, we are invited to remember and celebrate four events: the Last Supper, the Washing of the Apostle’s Feet…

St. Pope John Paul II

The Vocation of the Artist: Creative Intuition that Deepens in Christ’s Incarnation

”With this Letter, I turn to you, the artists of the world, to assure you of my esteem and to…

Thomas Merton

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”

“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”