@kateantiquity Mary Magdalene and the Gospel According to Mary
In the Missal of St Pius V, the Creed is said on every Sunday, and several categories of feasts: all those of the Lord, the Virgin Mary, Angels, Apostles, Doctors, etc. To this list is added one other woman, St Mary Magdalene, in commemoration...Show More Summary
The J. Paul Getty Museum announced today two highly important sculpture acquisitions: Christ and Mary Magdalene (1908), a large marble group by one of history?s most renowned sculptors, Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917), and a bronze statue of the Belvedere Antinous of about 1630 by Italian master Pietro Tacca (1577-1640). Show More Summary
Sotheby?s will offer an extremely rare and powerful work, by the important Italian 17 th century Baroque artist Artemisia Gentileschi, for sale in Paris on June 26. Her Caravaggesque portrayal of Mary Magdalene In Ecstasy, in excellent condition, has an estimate of ?200,000-300,000 ($278.400- 417.600). Show More Summary
The trailer for God’s Daughters, a documentary exploring the lives and ministries of Roman Catholic Womenpriests: In an interview, director Luc Novovitch considers the Vatican’s view of these women: We have to be honest: the Catholic Church has never be a beacon of progressive or even open-minded thinking. They decided centuries ago that it was a […]
Ann Turner rejects the claim that Mary was a prostitute and describes her – the only woman in the New Testament whose full name is used – as “a model of what a true disciple looks like”: [A]ttempts to move Mary to the background of the Passion Narratives and to erase her as a vital […]
Much like supporting Millwall or contracting Parkinson’s disease, red hair has traditionally been a foul affliction worth avoiding. The biographies of Mary Magdalene, Van Gogh and Sylvia Plath will confirm… Continue reading The post Nonsense, Rod! Ginger hair is all the rage appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Loved ones gathered to mourn Peaches Geldof on Monday, April 21, at a private funeral in Kent, England. Geldof's funeral was held at the St Mary Magdalene and St Lawrence Church in Davington, the same church where the funeral for her mother, Paula Yates, was held in 2000 after she died of a heroin overdose, the BBC notes. Show More Summary
A hearse carrying Geldof's coffin arrived at the St. Mary Magdalene and St. Lawrence Church Monday afternoon in Kent, England.
You can't deny she was one of of the all-time great muses in art. Happy Holidays everyone, however you celebrate this time of year, may it be in Peace.
It all feels a bit too real now. After her mysterious and tragic death, Peaches Geldof's body will be laid to rest on Easter Monday at St. Mary Magdalene church. This will mark the second funeral for the Geldof family at the church where he mother, Paula Yates, was buried back in 2000. The private [...]
Peaches Geldof's funeral will take place on Easter Monday, two weeks after her death. The 25-year-old British TV personality will be laid to rest at St. Mary Magdalene and St. Lawrence Church in Davington.
Oratory of St Philip Neri - London (Brompton Oratory) Old Saint Mary’s - Cincinnati Ohio (Oratory in formation) St Joseph’s - Richmond, Virginia College of St Mary Magdalene - Warner, New Hampshire Holy Innocents - New York Prince of Peace - Steelton, Pennsylvania Church of the Holy Ghost - Tiverton, Rhode Island St Anthony of Padua - West Orange New Jersey
Things are looking up for #PoorMichelle! Michelle Williams Set To Star In Jesus Christ Superstar Tour Via Essence reports: Michelle Williams is no stranger to the stage. Since going solo the former Destiny’s Child singer has made theatrical appearance
Mary Magdalene Root spent two nights in a Maryland detention center for failing to pay a $7,000 fine incurred after her dogs got loose from her yard several times
The Penitent Mary Magdalene has not been on view for a long time due to the painting?s poor condition. Last year thorough conservation work was carried out to remove layers of dirt and discolourations. After 200 hours of work, it is once again possible to enjoy the many exquisite details. Show More Summary
Eighth graders from St. Mary Magdalen School in Everett, WA are scheduled to board a plane to Washington DC early tomorrow morning, to experience that once in a lifetime civics lesson that only comes from touring our nation's capital. They...Show More Summary
I promised a correction on this. So here goes. A reader writes: Please do not refer to Mary Magdalen as a “former prostitute.” She has suffered this slander from pulpits for 2,000 years, but as this post points out, there is ZERO Biblical evidence for this! Another points to this post from the Biblical Archaeology Society. Another […]
Reading Mary Magdalene by the Italian painter Alessandro di Cristofano di Lorenzo del Bronzino Allori (1535-1607). The penitent sinner is studying and in front of her lies a skull reminding the vanity a all material desires.