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Weekend Inspiration - Borromini - Sant'Ivo alla Sapienza

I see the top of this church every time I walk across the piazza near my house.  Built from 1642-1660, it’s a classic work of Baroque architecture.  91 more words


From radical to commercial in one generation

I was surprised to find that the opening bars of the version of “Star Spangled Banner” performed by Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock is used by… 533 more words


Feast of The Most Precious Blood

First Epistle of St. Peter – Chapter 1, 16-30:

Because it is written: You shall be holy, for I am holy. And if you invoke as Father him who, without respect of persons, judgeth according to every one’ s work: converse in fear during the time of your sojourning here. 75 more words

Marielena Montesino De Stuart