For too long civic participation in the arts has been viewed as the domain of the
wealthy, but a new study by the Urban Institute suggests otherwise.
For years activists have called attention to the plight of the
Palestinians through protests, teach-ins, and seminars.
The Gallery at the American Bible Society in New York City recently presented "Reflections on Glass: 20th Century Stained Glass in American Art and Architecture."
Worshippers at St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, in Glasgow,
Scotland, are now sharing pews with Scotland's most avant-garde artists.
In Eritrea, an American painter finds friends, suffering, and inspiration.
A national study documents what many congregations already knew—that the arts are good for faith, and faith can be good for the arts.
Atlanta's Ebenezer Baptist Church's new building demonstrates how architecture can incarnate the history, strength, and spirit of a people.
"Art has the power to heal spiritual, emotional, and physical brokenness."
Artist Barry Moser's new illustrated Bible shows that the people of scripture---and books themselves---are very much alive.
For political writers who see our work as a necessary tool in
the struggle for social change, faith is essential; it determines
and shapes commitment as well as vision.
MY WORK AS AN ARTIST is a reflection of God's work of creation
in our society and in the world.
Creativity comes from inspiration; inspiration comes from spirituality;
spirituality comes from holiness; and holiness comes from God.
All people are created in the image of God and so are spir
THE TASK of the novelist is to give the devil his due. I will
leave it to the saints to manifest God's presence in their words
and deeds. That is the art of saints.