Some things are just beautiful

Thanks be to God through our Lord Jesus Christ. [Read more...]

Want Truth?

Work for beauty. [Read more...]

The Most Beautiful Thing You Will Hear Today

Thank you, Lord, for creating J.S. Bach and Robert Tiso, who make the world immeasurably better. [Read more...]

I love things like this

So my friend Joyce Crain is a Catholic convert who divides her time between San Juan Island and a little town south of Seattle. When she’s up in the San Juans, she divides her time between being an artist and doing work with Catholic catechesis for the Catholic community scattered across the islands. She writes [Read More...]

Hooray for Dappled Things!

Bernardo Aparicio writes: Hope you’re doing well. I just wanted to let you know that there’s a new DT available online, and we’ve posted a lot of the content online for free because it really deserves to be shared. First, we just published an interview with Ron Hansen, who is both one of the most admired [Read More...]

In Defense of Beauty

In which Yr Obdt Svt looks at questions like “Why were these things not sold and given to the poor?” and similar tropes protesting the gorgeousness of the Faith. [Read more...]

Fellow Blessed Sacramentertarianitonian Kevin Birnbaum writes

I’ve got a new blog I’m calling “the candle.” The tagline is “A hodgepodge of beauty, truth, and goodness,” and my posting philosophy is “at least one beautiful thing each day” — in both words and images, including original photography. So far I’ve got posts on sacred art, astronomy, Gerard Manley Hopkins, genocide survival, Scripture, the Catechism, and [Read More...]

An artist friend sends this along…

There is some truth to this quote by Jeff Hammerbacher : “The best minds of my generation are thinking about how to make people click ads. That sucks.” [1] If there is indeed a correlation between silence and creativity , then beware of what we, the geeks, have created. We’ve built Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and [Read More...]