April 16, 2019

Pietà with Saints John and Mary Magdalen

Christus factus est pro nobis obediens usque ad mortem Christ became obedient for us unto death —From the Gradual for Maundy Thursday, based on Philippians 2:8 […]
April 16, 2019

Darkness & Light: On the Importance of Drawing

He hath led me, and brought me into darkness, and not into light. —Lamentations 3:2, chanted in the Office of Tenebrae for Good Friday Catholic philosopher […]
March 6, 2019

Depicting a Sacrifice of Tears

The mystical union between Our Lady’s sacrifice of tears and Our Lord’s sacrifice of blood is the subject of a new painting of Our Lady of Sorrows by sacred artist Gwyneth Thompson-Briggs.
January 20, 2019

Painting a Holy Bishop for Our Day

A Holy Bishop In 1508, twenty-seven years before being beheaded for proclaiming the indissolubility of marriage, St. John Fisher delivered a sermon on the 101st Psalm. […]