Beauty is a gift that we discover, receive, and steward. Makoto Fujimura

Visual meditations

Sixteenth-Century Altar Retable: Ascension

How clever the artist gives us the experience that is told also of the disciples. Every time Jesus after his resurrection appeared to them, they doubted it really was him.

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Josh Tiessen: All Creatures Lament, detail

Josh Tiessen: Vanitas + Viriditas

28 April - 26 May, New York gallery Rehs Contemporary will present Josh Tiessen: Vanitas and Viriditas.

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Exhibitions and events


List of exhibitions in galleries, museums and churches.

Plus a list of conferences, lectures and events, with a special focus on Europe.

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Christian calendar

Pentecost: Donna Shasteen: The Spirit Searches

by Laurence Mottier

I see the warm presence of the Spirit, who represents the ardour of God’s longing for us, revealing himself in the tenderness of a bird.

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Materials for Churches

Theodore Prescott: Taste and See, detail

Materials for Churches

Here you find materials for use in churches, categorized according to the Christian calendar.

There are also materials about the Old and New Testament.

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Church of the month

England: All Saints Parish Church, Tudeley

by Jonathan Evens

Inside the church I am immediately immersed in intense colours – rich and deep marine blue, with blends of burgundy and bottle green.

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Art and Poetry

Jill Baumgaertner & Liviu Mocan

Poems and sculptures

The lamb of God
is a curl of eyes and a dagger
in its breast, blanketed with the pulse of copper and zinc cool to the touch.  

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Art and Music

Charles White, Move On Up a Little Higher, 1961, detail

Move On Up a Little Higher

Mahalia Jackson


Charles White

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In the Spotlight

The Seven Works of Mercy in Art

by Marleen Hengelaar-Rookmaaker

This overview will show that
these artworks from different ages
mirror the theological ideas
and the charitable works of their times.

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