Read it and Weep

The Crescat is running a competition for the ugliest church art. You can view submissions of the, gruesome, gory, and gloriously ghastly here.

Read it and weep.

About Fr. Dwight Longenecker
  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17691145638703824456 kkollwitz

    Looks like it's All About Jesus.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00277922447843163814 fried chicken strips

    What's the deal? In an effort to curb costs Catholics have substituted for poor taste in sacred art. Are decent artisans in short supply? Or is it the OCP of carved images turned for profit?

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17934672432482467810 Alyson

    Do the bishops/priests not have a say in what goes into the churches???

  • http://romishgraffiti.wordpress.com/ romishgraffiti

    Hillare Belloc described the Modern Phase as an assualt on Truth and Goodness. Plenty of examples of those for sure, but he also talked about an assualt on Beauty, and those entries drive that point home.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00566510275974774996 HermitCrab

    After filling all of the multi-colored balloons with Heavenly Helium, el Padre transmorphed into Elle Soprano – He had some ‘splainin’ to do.