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St. Peter's Basilica: In a Quiet Room

Over centuries, so many great artists have contributed their talents into making the Vatican the treasure it is today.  The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, painted by Michelangelo, appeared as if the angels are revealing the heavens above.  186 more words


Pope Francis: Take your faith "to the ends of the Earth" -- Easter Vigil from St. Peter's Basilica

Apr. 19, 2014: Pope Francis baptizes 10-year-hold Giorgio Capezzuoli during the Easter vigil service in St. Peter’s Basilica, at the Vatican.  AP

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Pope seeks to bring faith to "ends of the Earth"

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis baptized 10 people Saturday and urged them to bring their faith “to the ends of the Earth” as he presided over an Easter Vigil in St. 312 more words


Rome was not seen in a day..

Second full day in Rome and still haven’t seen it all, but here’s what happened:

This morning I woke up earlier than expected a.k.a. 5:00 a.m. 361 more words

Jesus in the Electric Chair

Being Easter weekend, my news feed on Facebook has been clogged up with images and artwork portraying the crucifixion of Christ. Some respectful, some irreverent. But by far the image that most caught the eye, and the imagination, was the image of the sculpture by British artist Paul Fryer. 343 more words


Andy reblogged this on City Jackdaw and commented:

A timely reblog for an early post.