Above the cross is written ECCE HOMO – this is the man, man and God, true man and true God. This central affirmation allows us to understand the redemptive value of Christ’s sacrifice.read more
The columns resemble the trunks of trees. Gaudi conceived of the whole interior as a forest, where the nave ceiling would invoke the image of an arboreal canopy.read more
by Marleen Hengelaar-Rookmaaker
Here you find materials for use in churches, categorized according to the Christian calendar. There are also materials about the Old and the New Testament.read more
His grace is no longer called for
before meals: farmed fish multiply
without His intercession.
Though we rebelled against Him
like adolescents, uplifted to see
an oppressive father banished -
we confess to missing Him at times.
The Divine placed wholly in human flesh, the infinite squashed down into finite, like the entire ocean is poured into a pool, the Christ, He was bursting at the seams.read more
The authors focus on what they see as Rookmaaker’s dark take on modern art rather than giving proper weight to his appreciation of the good job modern art does in addressing the negative implications of a culture that is turning its back on God.read more