…bearing with one another in love, making every effort to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.

Month: November 2009

Saint Andrew, Apostle

Their sound goes forth to all the earth. And their speech to the end of the world. We humbly beseech Thy majesty, O Lord, that as blessed Andrew the Apostle was both a preacher and ruler of Thy Church, so he may unceasingly interceded for us with Thee. Pope Benedict’s General Audience of 14 June […]

Appeal to Pope Benedict

As you know, 21 November 2009 the Holy Father held an audience in Rome with a number of prominent artists, musicians and architects. In support of his efforts, a number of Catholic architects, academics, musicologists, journalists have drafted a letter of appeal to Pope Benedict offering considerations for the recovery the sacred arts in support […]

Beauty befits our destiny: Pope Benedict reflects the absolute need for beauty in our lives

With great joy I welcome you to this solemn place, so rich in art and in history. I cordially greet each and every one of you and I thank you for accepting my invitation. At this gathering I wish to express and renew the Church’s friendship with the world of art, a friendship that has […]