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Through a Glass, Brightly
Originally Posted: 07/09/2014 - 3:57pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger The Gallery at the American Bible Society in New York City recently presented "Reflections on Glass: 20th Century ...

Reading the World
Originally Posted: 04/06/2011 - 7:25am | Type: Magazine Article

Don Michael Hudson Art, Beauty, and the voice of God. And what of beauty? Six years ago, as a 37-year-old Am ...

Artists Welcome Here
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jodi Hochstedler Worshippers at St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, ...

What Words Cannot Capture
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 8:52pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kimberly Burge Artists speak the language of the heart. Almost immediately after the Sept. 11 attacks, sever ...

Through an Artist's Eyes
Originally Posted: 07/27/2011 - 10:27am | Type: Magazine Article

Betty LaDuke In Eritrea, an American painter finds friends, suffering, and inspiration. I first came to Eritre ...

The Ministry of Culture
Originally Posted: 07/27/2011 - 10:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Linda-Marie Delloff A national study documents what many congregations already knew—that the arts are good for faith, and faith can be goo ...

Unless the Lord Builds the House
Originally Posted: 07/27/2011 - 10:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Atlanta's Ebenezer Baptist Church's new building demonstrates how architecture can incarnate the history, stre ...

The Shaw Redemption
Originally Posted: 06/30/2014 - 3:41pm | Type: Magazine Article

Larry Bellinger "Art has the power to heal spiritual, emotional, and physical brokenness." 'Mo ...

A Revelation in Black and White
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 4:02pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Artist Barry Moser's new illustrated Bible shows that the people of scripture---and books themselves---are very much al ...

Healing Through Art
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Bronwyn Shiffer Women's project leads to transformation. Evelyn came in at 9 a.m., all smiles and ready t ...

You Call That Art!?
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter Artists and believers have something to talk about. Art can get messy—even in the absence of elep ...

Glimpses of God Outside the Temple
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger The spiritual vision of Vincent Van Gogh, Georgia O'Keefe, and Andy Warhol. I don’t usu ...

The Poet's Obligation
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Scott Robinson Rita Dove balances creative solitude with a public vocation. Rita Dove is a woman who does not ...

Full of Grace and Truth
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kari Jo Verhulst The power of God in the creative vocation. At the beginning of God's creating of th ...

The Artistic Life of the Faithful
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger IN MY AUGHT YEARS (that time before teen-dom), somebody in my family left a hamburger on the stove, which proceeded to ...

Awake Before the Silence
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Demetria Martinez 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 ...

Reminders of Faith
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elmer C. Yazzie Creativity comes from inspiration; inspiration comes from spirituality; spirituality comes from holiness; and holiness co ...

In Harmony with God
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Carlos Santana MY WORK AS AN ARTIST is a reflection of God's work of creation in our society and in the world. ...

A Heart for Humanity
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

E. Ethelbert Miller For political writers who see our work as a necessary tool in the struggle for social change, faith is essential; it ...

A Row with an Angel
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Virginia Maksymowicz (Art, Cover Story) Art ...

Concession to Mystery
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 1:00pm | Type: Magazine Article

Daniel Berrigan Tools Tools (Joseph speaks) To be a part of things, to be apart from them. I ...

Songs of the Forgotten
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 1:01pm | Type: Magazine Article

Garth Hewitt GOD'S CREATIVITY can be reflected in innumerable ways in our world, but artists have a particular role. Artists often i ...

Horse and Writer
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 1:01pm | Type: Magazine Article

Linda McCarriston About 10 years ago, I fulfilled my great childhood wish to own a horse. About 10 years ago, ...

The Great "Ah-Ha"
Originally Posted: 06/24/2014 - 1:02pm | Type: Magazine Article

Carrie Newcomer Creativity and spirituality are intimately linked Creativity and spirituality are intimately ...