in the spirit of the lenten season, i chose this picture for this week’s challenge. it was taken at st. peter’s square, vatican city.
in the foreground, you can find the statue of st. 167 more words
While the history of the relic that I call the Holy Diamond begins in Jerusalem, the novel The Holy Diamond begins in the Vatican Museums – an enormously rich collection of paintings, sculptures, furnishings, monastic books, and liturgical items spanning the entire history of the Catholic Church. 746 more words
General audiences with the Pope are held every Wednesday at St. Peter’s Square.
The January 8 audience, earlier this year, was probably the thing I looked forward to the most during our trip. 695 more words